Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Casavant (1975)

Location:

Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, ON N2L 3C5 CA
Martin Luther University College<br>Keffer Memorial Chapel
Organ ID: 8731

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • 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 Database Manager on February 26, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 18 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 14 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
  • Position: In a gallery-level case at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on February 26, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 14
  • Position: Keydesk attached.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on February 26, 2019.
Database Manager on February 26, 2019:

Updated by Paul A. Walrath, who has heard or played the organ.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 27, 2019.

Database Manager on November 20, 2018:

Updated by Paul A. Walrath, who has heard or played the organ.

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

Database Manager on July 19, 2015:

Updated through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Gerhard Brunzema.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Compass 56/32.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist taken from console: Open In New Tab Original document from Paul A. Walrath. Originally published 2019-03-02
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on March 02, 2019.

Instrument Images:

Organ cases and keydesk: Photograph by Paul A. Walrath. Taken on 2018-09-15

Keydesk: Photograph by Paul A. Walrath. Taken on 2018-09-15

Left stop jamb: Photograph by Paul A. Walrath. Taken on 2018-09-15

Right stop jamb: Photograph by Paul A. Walrath. Taken on 2018-09-15

Builder's nameplate: Photograph by Paul A. Walrath. Taken on 2018-09-15

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