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Casavant (Opus 1225, 1927)

Location:

St-Jean-de-la-Croix
6651, boul. St-Laurent
Montréal, QC H2S 3C5 CA
Organ ID: 56759

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been relocated.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on April 04, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 47 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 41 stops. 45 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on April 04, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 41
  • Registers: 45
  • 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 in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • 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
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on April 04, 2019.
Database Manager on February 20, 2017:

Updated by James R. Stettner, listing this web site as a source of information: http://pipeorgans.com.au/canada-adelaide-1927-cassavant-freres-organ-adelaide-cathedral/.
The organ was removed in 2005 by Wakeley Pipe Organs of Australia. It was shipped to Australia and refurbished beginning in 2007 for St. Francis Xavier RC Cathedral in Adelaide. Installation was completed in 2015.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 02, 2015:

Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The cost was $ 16,900.00.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 05, 2019.

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