The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2288

Builder Identification

St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, c. 1903-1909; France, dates unknown.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, rev. ed. by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1997). —

    With Casavant firm of St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, c. 1903.


    • Jeanne D’Aigle, L'histoire de Casavant Frères (Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada: Les Editions D’Aigle, 1988), 746.

  • From the OHS PC Database, email from Simon Couture. —

    With Casavant firm of St. Hyacinthe, PQ, Canada, c. 1903-1909. Voicer. Worked in France for Cavaille-Coll and Debierre. Brother to composer Eugene Gigout.

    An article will be published next fall [1998] in a Festschrift in memory of musicologist Lucien Poirier, who was director for my master dissertation at Laval University; I am responsible for the publication of this Festschrift in an issue of the Cahiers de la Societe quebecoise de recherche en musique.
    Simon Couture

  • See main entry: Casavant Frères Ltée.

Database Entries

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