Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant (Opus 2284, 1955)

Location:

Giles Boulevard United Church
763 Giles Boulevard East
Windsor, ON N9A 4E5 CA
Organ ID: 55564

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on August 07, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 17 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 16 stops. 21 registers.
Great, Swell and Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on August 07, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 16
  • Registers: 21
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on August 07, 2020.
Database Manager on July 23, 2015:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Stephen Stoot. The church closed and the organ was moved from here to Westminster United Church, Thamesford, Ontario in 1988.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on August 07, 2020.
Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on August 07, 2020.

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