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Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 1457, 1932)

Location:

St. Andrew and St. Paul Church, Presbyterian
3415 Redpath Street
Montréal, QC H3G 2G2 CA
Main Organ
Organ ID: 8959

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: EP pitman
  • 107 ranks. 8 divisions. 4 manuals. 97 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): EP pitman chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Exposed pipes visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 8
  • Stops: 97
  • Position: Movable console.
  • 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 without cover.
  • 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 Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 30, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jonathan Oldengarm.

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

Database Manager on April 17, 2007:

Updated through online information from Jonathan Oldengarm. -- The Trompette-en-chamade (inst. 1992) is mounted in the chancel; a two-manual 23-stop Tower Organ (playable from both main and gallery consoles) is located in a chamber in the south wall of the rear gallery; 1976-77: Releathering, cleaning and replacement of some mixtures by Casavant 1992: Tonal modifications (mixtures, and some fluework moved and revoiced) and solid-state keying and combination action (32-level SSL) by Caron, Gagnon and Baumgarten 2001: New gallery console and replacement of main console (128-level SSL Multi-System) by Casavant -- (Manual chests all have 68-note compass)

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

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:

Rebuilt in 1992 (Caron-Gagnon-Baumgarten Inc.) Also Tower Organ, 2m, 23st.

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

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