Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant (Opus 538, 1913)

Location:

St-Edouard
6500, St-Vallier
Montréal, QC H2S 2P7 CA
Organ ID: 56812

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
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
  • 49 ranks. 3,130 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 41 stops. 48 registers.
All:
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers 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: 41
  • Registers: 48
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on January 02, 2018:

The organ was originally installed behind twin cases in the gallery; with Vatican II, the organ was removed to storage in the crypt; it was later resurrected and installed behind a pipe fence, with the choir, in the left gallery.

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.

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

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