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Alan T. Jackson (1993)

Originally Casavant (Opus 1041, 1924)

Location:

Centenary/New Vision United Church
24 Main Street West
Hamilton, ON L8P 1H2 CA
Sanctuary; front
Organ ID: 70277

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • 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 Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 6 divisions. 5 manuals.
Great:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Casavant
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

Swell (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Casavant
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

Choir (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Casavant
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

Solo (Expressive):
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Casavant
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

Echo (Expressive - ceiling chamber):
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Built by Casavant
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
  • Built by Casavant
We received the most recent update for this division from Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.
Main, 1967 (4-manual):
  • Built by Michael-Guy Dube, (Dubé)
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • 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 Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

Main, 2004 (5-manual):
  • Built by Henk Berentschot
  • Manuals: 5
  • Divisions: 6
  • 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 Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.
Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022:

This entry represents tonal revision to an existing organ; carried-out in 1993 by Alan T. Jackson. A new 5-manual console was installed in 2004 by Henk Berentschot. In 2015, St. Giles United Church merged with Centenary to become New Vision United Church, using the Centenary facilities.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on February 12, 2022.

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