Keates-Geissler Pipe Organs Ltd (1982)

Location:

St. Augustine Catholic Church
2028 W 7th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6J 1T4 CA
Sanctuary; rear gallery
Organ ID: 72153

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jim Stettner on November 21, 2022.

Technical Details:

  • 31 ranks. 41 registers.
Main:
  • Built by Keates-Geissler Pipe Organs Ltd
  • Registers: 41
  • Position: Console in fixed position, left.
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
We received the most recent update for this console from Jim Stettner on November 21, 2022.
Jim Stettner on November 21, 2022:

This entry represents the installation of a new organ. Identified through online information from Michael Dirk. The Keates-Geissler replaced a 3-manual Chandos G. Dix destroyed in a 1980 fire.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jim Stettner on November 21, 2022.

Instrument Images:

Church exterior: Photograph by Fr. Louis Studer, OMI, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken approx. November, 2021

Organ in rear gallery: Photograph by Will Pursell, submitted by Jim Stettner. Taken on 2015-09-01

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