Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Casavant (Opus 826, 1920)

Originally Napoléon Dery, (Déry) (1887)

Location:

Chapelle des Jésuites
14 Dauphine
Québec, QC G1R 3W8 CA
Organ ID: 56918

Update This Entry

Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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 February 07, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Information unknown or not applicable
  • 25 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 23 stops. 25 registers.
All:
  • Position: Exposed pipes or case front visible in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on February 07, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 23
  • Registers: 25
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Tubular-pneumatic connection from key to chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped 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
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on February 07, 2019.
Denis Gagné on June 05, 2020:

Totally restaured by Levesque-Roussin in 2011

New SSL 10 levels combination system

We received the most recent update for this note from Denis Gagné on June 05, 2020.

Database Manager on November 27, 2018:

This was a rebuild and tonal changes of the existing 1887 Napoleon Dery; restored by Levesque-Roussin in 2009.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

Database Manager on October 06, 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.
Organs of Québec : Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Denis Gagné on June 05, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ case: Photograph from an archival source: Organs of Québec , submitted by Denis Gagné. Taken approx. 2012

Console: Photograph from an archival source: Organs of Québec , submitted by Denis Gagné. Taken approx. 2012

This instrument has been viewed 527 times.