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Alan T. Jackson (1994)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 1241, 1928)

Location:

Yorkminster Park Baptist Church
1585 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M4T 1Z9 CA
Organ ID: 8734

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Baptist Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 June 12, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 101 ranks. 5,731 pipes. 5 divisions. 4 manuals. 75 stops. 89 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on June 12, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 75
  • Registers: 89
  • 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 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
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on June 12, 2018.
Database Manager on March 15, 2011:

Updated through online information from William Maddox.

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

Database Manager on September 14, 2006:

Updated through online information from William Maddox. -- Trompeta Real re-ordered by Casavant, 1999; Zimbelstern added, 2005 Relocated Deagan Harp installed, 2006

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Builder's Nameplate: Allan T. Jackson

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

The original builder was Casavant Frères (1928, Opus 1241).

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Status Note: There 1997

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

Database Manager on October 30, 2004:

Originally 4m, 69st, 69rk. Enlarged 1965 and 1971, with new Great. New console 1975. 1985-1988, conversion of Gt, Sw, and Ch chests to Pitman action and schwimmer wind. Trumpet stops cut to dead length. 1988-pedal chests moved and pedal principal upperwork added. Rebuilt again 1990's. 1994 program says 16 rebuilds and additions. Jackson is Casavant rep.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Church website and AIO Convention Book 1988: Open In New Tab Typed Specification
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on December 18, 2018.

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