Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 1378, 1930)

Location:

Fairmount United Church
615 Ave. Stuart
Montréal, QC H2V 3H2 CA
Organ ID: 9706

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • 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 Database Manager on July 15, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 24 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 24 stops. 27 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 15, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 24
  • Registers: 27
  • 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: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 15, 2019.
Database Manager on July 15, 2019:

Became Fairmount-St Giles United Church in 1929 and the new sanctuary for the united congregation was completed in 1930; buildings sold to the Armenian Holy Apostle Church of Montreal in 1970 and used by both congregations; in 1990, the Fairmount-St. Giles congregation merged into the Mount Royal United Church; the former Fairmount-St. Giles building is now called Cathedrale Armenienne St.-Gregoire.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on July 16, 2019.

Database Manager on February 09, 2009:

Updated through information posted to OHS Members list by Christopher Jackson February 9, 2009.

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 1999

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on July 16, 2019.

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