The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Central Presbyterian Church
7700 Davis Drive
Clayton, Missouri 63105


OHS Database ID 44150.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition March 22, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 34 stops. 46 registers. 52 ranks. 2926 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. 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.


  • Identified by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. (Database Manager. October 6, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. March 22, 2010)

Online Documents

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Church exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14
Sanctuary interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 1990-05-14

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  • stoplist copied from the factory specifications
            St. Louis (Clayton), Missouri
            Central Presbyterian Church
            Casavant   Op. 3653   1988   3/52
            Courtesy of Casavant Frères Archives
            Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
            GRAND ORGUE                      RÉCIT
        16' Bourdon 12 (wood)             8' Violon 61
         8' Montre 61                     8' Voce umana 54 GG
         8' Flûte harmonique 42 *         8' Flûte majeure 61
         8' Flûte à cheminée 61 +         4' Principal 61
         4' Prestant 61                   4' Flûte à fuseau 61
         4' Flûte ouverte 61          2 2/3' Nazard 61
         2' Doublette 61                  2' Quarte de nazard 61
    II-III  Cornet 171                1 3/5' Tierce 61
     IV-VI  Fourniture 330                V  Plein jeu 305
         8' Trompette 61                 16' Bombarde 12 (F/L ext. of 8')
            Tremblant                     8' Trompette harmonique 61
            Sub                           8' Hautbois 61
            Unison Off                    4' Clairon harmonique 61
            Chimes (pf)                      Tremblant
            Carillon (pf)                    Super
         *  notes 1-10 from No. 4            PÉDALE
         +  notes 1-12 wood              32' Basse acoustique --
                                         16' Contrebasse 12 (wood)
            POSITIF                      16' Bourdon GO
         8' Montre 61                     8' Octavebasse 32
         8' Bourdon 61                    8' Flûte à cheminée GO
         4' Prestant 61                   4' Octave 32
         4' Flûte à cheminée 61           V  Mixture 160
         2' Principal italien 61         32' Contre trombone 12 L/2
     1 1/3' Quinte 61                    16' Trombone 32
        IV  Cymbale 244                  16' Bombarde RE
         8' Cromorne 61                   8' Trompette 12
            Tremblant                     4' Hautbois RE
            Unison Off                    8' Trompette royale PO
            Harp (pf)
        16' Trompette royale tc
         8' Trompette royale 61
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield March 08, 2010.]
  • Click Here stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.