The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Cathedral of the Risen Christ, R.C.
3500 Sheridan Boulevard
Lincoln, Nebraska 68506

OHS Database ID 45619.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition March 22, 2010.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 38 stops. 41 registers. 51 ranks. 2825 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in chambers at the center front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture 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. November 23, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. March 22, 2010)
  • A most unusual installation; the organ and choir are located in a synagogue-type arrangement behind the non-transparent front screen; the choir loft is basically an organ chamber with choir chairs. (Jeff Scofield. November 20, 2014)

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Cathedral interior to rear. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Stained glass windows. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Cathedral Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Cathedral interior angle. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Cathedral interior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Console, choirloft and pipework. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2014-11-13

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
         Lincoln, Nebraska
         Cathedral of the Risen Christ, R.C.
         Casavant   Op. 2814   1964   3/51
         Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
         St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
         GREAT                            POSITIF (unenclosed)
     16' Quintaton 61                  8' Bourdon 61 (wood)
      8' Montre 61                     8' Flûte douce 61
      8' Flûte à cheminée 61           8' Flûte céleste 54 GG
      4' Prestant 61                   4' Prestant 61
      4' Flûte conique 61              4' Flûte à fuseau 61
      2' Gemshorn 61                   2' Flûte à bec 61
     II  Quartan 122               1 1/3' Larigot 61
     IV  Fourniture 244               II  Cornet 122
      8' Trompette pontificale 61    III  Cymbale 183
         (hooded)                      8' Cromorne 61
         RÉCIT                         8' Trompette pontificale GT
      8' Cor de nuit 61                  (unaffected by any manual coupler
      8' Viole de gambe 61                but affected by "to Pedal" coupler)
      8' Voix céleste 54 GG
      4' Principal étroit 61              PEDAL
      4' Flûte à cheminée 61          32' Soubasse 12 (1-5 quints)
      2' Octave conique 61            16' Contrebasse 32
     IV  Cymbale 244                  16' Soubasse 32
     16' Basson 61 L/2                16' Quintaton GT
      8' Trompette 61                  8' Principal 32
      4' Hautbois 61                   8' Bourdon 32
         Tremblant                     4' Basse chorale 32
         Sub                           2' Flûte ouverte 32
         Unison Off                   IV  Fourniture 128
         Super                        16' Bombarde 32
                                      16' Basson RE
                                       4' Chalumeau 32
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield March 23, 2010.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.