Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant (Opus 2162, 1953)

Location:

St-Barthélemy
7137, des Erables
Montréal, QC H2E 2R1 CA
Organ ID: 56711

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on July 05, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 37 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 30 stops. 34 registers.
Grand Orgue, Récit, Positif, Pédale:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on July 05, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 30
  • Registers: 34
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on July 05, 2020.
Jeff Scofield on July 05, 2020:

In 1976, Casavant supplied new Mixtures for the Grand Orgue and Positif, as well as two new top octaves each for Doublette, Flautino and Piccolo.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on July 05, 2020.

Database Manager on September 30, 2015:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Stephen Stoot.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on July 05, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Church interior: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2017-03-11

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