Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant (Opus 514, 1913)

Location:

The Sacred Heart School of Montreal
3635 Atwater Avenue
Montréal, QC H3 CA
Chapel
Organ ID: 56816

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: High Schools, Preparatory Schools, and Academies
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is playable, but not in usable condition.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Pneumatic
  • 2 manuals. 12 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Pneumatic chests
  • 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: 2
  • Stops: 12
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with hinged doors that enclose keyboards.
  • Pedalboard Type: Flat straight pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on June 01, 2016:

Updated through online information from Aran Waldbrook.
Statement from Casavant Freres: "The organ of The Sacred Heart School is one of a few untouched organs using the original tubular-pneumatic action, together with the one at Saint-Irenee's Church on Atwater Street." For more information, please contact awaldbrook @sacredheart.qc.ca

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

Database Manager on October 03, 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.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist from photos by Alexandra Fol
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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