The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1098

Builder Identification

Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, circa 1910-1938.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991; rev. ed., 1997, with added information). Edited for the revised OHS Online Database website, 2017. -

    Aristide Georges Alphonse Casavant was born 1889 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada; the son of Samuel Casavant. He was with the family firm of Casavant Frères of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada. He died December 26, 1938.


    • Jeanne D-Aigle, L'histoire de Casavant Frères, 1880-1980 (Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada:Les Editions D-Aigle, 1988), 607.
    • Twenty-Seventh Annual National Convention of the Organ Historical Society, Inc.: Pacific Northwest, 21-25 June 1982: Headquarters at Seattle Pacific University (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1982), 14.


  • For further information see Casavant Frères Ltée.

Database Entries

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