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Casavant Frères (Opus 3244, 2015)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3244, 1974)

Location:

First Baptist Church
202 N. Second Street
Albemarle, NC 28001 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 59640

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ is unaltered 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 Paul R. Marchesano on October 06, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 40 ranks. 2,187 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 32 stops. 36 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Exposed pipes visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 32
  • Registers: 36
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • 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 May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 07, 2016:

This was the rebuilding of 1974 3/41 Casavant Op. 3244, with tonal changes that included the enclosing of the Positiv division.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist courtesy of Casavant Frères
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Sanctuary Interior, Chancel, and Pipe Facades and Displays: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-10-26

Right Pipe Display: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-10-26

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-10-26

Stained Glass Window: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-10-26

Stained Glass Window: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-10-26

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-10-26

Sanctuary interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2016-10-26

Sanctuary interior, chancel and exposed pipes: Photograph courtesy of Casavant Frères. Taken on 2015-11-11

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