Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères (Opus 3905, 2014)

Location:

Beijing North Cathedral (Bei Tang)
Beijing, 11 CN
Organ ID: 56608

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 42 ranks. 2,216 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 31 stops. 38 registers.
All:
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 31
  • Registers: 38
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on curved jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • 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
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Nave to gallery and organ case: Photograph courtesy of Casavant Frères.

Organ case: Photograph courtesy of Casavant Frères.

Console: Photograph courtesy of Casavant Frères.

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