The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Wexford Heights United Church
2102 Lawrence Ave East
Scarborough, Ontario M1R2Z9 Canada

Sanctuary

OHS Database ID 43533.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and is used occasionally.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 21, 2019.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 18 stops. 24 ranks.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified by Trailon Johnson from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. September 26, 2009)
  • Updated by J.-C. Coolen, who has heard or played the organ. The organ includes a stand-alone four-division digital Phoenix Organs digital augmentation, installed c. 2010. http://www.phoenixorgans.com/installations/installation-archives/108 The digital augmentation and the pipe organ are separately or in combination.

    Wexford Heights United Church disbanded on June 30, 2019. The building is currently managed by Toronto United Church Council, with the future of the building and of the organ to be decided by Shining Waters Regional Council (United Church of Canada). (Thurlow Weed. August 21, 2019)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Organ Case. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-11
Organ Case and Chancel. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-00
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-11
Console. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-11
Pedal Stoptabs. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-11
Récit Stoptabs. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-11
Grand Orgue Stoptabs. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-11
Chimes (on rear wall of sanctuary). Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-30
Phoenix digital augmentation stopscreen. Photograph by J.-C. Coolen 2019-06-11

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from J.-C. Coolen.. Source: Stoplist taken from console
    Scarborough, ON
    Wexford Heights United Church
    
    Organ by Casavant Frères Ltd.
    
    Pédale
    
    16'	Soubasse
    8'      Octave Basse
    8'      Bourdon
    4'      Octave
    16'     Basson
            G.O. - Péd. 8'
            Réc. - Péd. 8'
            Réc. - Péd. 4'
    
    Récit
    
    8'      Bourdon
    8'      Viole de Gambe
    8'      Voix Celeste (CC)
    4'      Flûte Conique
    2'      Doublette
            Cymbale III
    8'      Trompette
            Réc. - Réc. 4'
    
    Grand Orgue
    
    8'      Montre
    8'      Flûte à Cheminée
    4'      Prestant
    4'      Flûte à Fuseau
    2'      Flûte
            Cornet II
            Fourniture IV
            Tremblant
            Chimes
            Réc. - G.O. 16'
            Réc. - G.O. 8'
            Réc. - G.O. 4'
    
    (one level of memory)
    6       General (thumb and toe)
    4       Grand Orgue (thumb)
    4       Récit (thumb)
    4       Pédale (toe)
            G.O. - Ped. 8' (thumb and toe)
            Sforzando (thumb and toe)
  • Click Here Original document from J.-C. Coolen.. Source: Stoplist taken from console Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.