Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 1534, 1936)

Location:

Most Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral
29 Church St.
Hamilton, 11 BM
Organ ID: 64751

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • The organ has been renovated with changes 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 January 02, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 39 ranks. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 35 stops. 38 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • 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 January 02, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 35
  • Registers: 38
  • 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 January 02, 2020.
Database Manager on January 01, 2020:

This was a rebuild of the undocumented existing organ, with tonal changes and a new console; subsequently renovations and tonal changes in the ensuing years, including a new Kegg console.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on January 02, 2020.

Database Manager on January 01, 2020:

Work included dismantling the organ and moving it forward in the gallery, shipping the reed pipes to the factory for revoicing as welll as revoicing, cleaning and repairing the flue pipes onsite, converting the action to electro-pneumatic, installing a new low-voltage generator and supplying a new 4-manual console.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on January 02, 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 January 02, 2020.

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