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All Souls Episcopal Cathedral
9 Swan Street
Asheville, North Carolina 28803

OHS Database ID 47424.

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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 in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 27, 2010.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 6 divisions. 39 stops. 44 registers. 53 ranks. 2878 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, left.

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.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. December 27, 2010)

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Photographs

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Church Exterior. Photograph courtesy of Kyle Ritter 2008-09-15
Chancel with Exposed Great and Positiv. Photograph courtesy of Kyle Ritter 2008-09-15
Chancel, Console, and Pipe Displays. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2000-05-10
Console. Photograph by William T. Van Pelt 2000-05-10
Swell Pipework, Chancel. Photograph by James Layton 2017-04-06
Great Pipework, Chancel. Photograph by James Layton 2017-04-06
Choir and Pedal Pipework, Antiphonal. Photograph by James Layton 2017-04-06

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications

  •        Asheville, North Carolina
           Cathedral of All Souls, Episcopal
    
           Casavant   Op. 3102   1971/1996   3/53
    
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           _____________________________________________
    
           GREAT (II)                 SWELL (III)
       16' Bordun        61 a      8' Bordun          61
        8' Prinzipal     61        8' Salizional      61
        8' Rohrflöte     61        8' Vox coelestis   49 tc
        4' Oktav         61        4' Prinzipal       61
        2' Oktav         61        4' Waldflöte       61
       IV  Mixtur       244 b      2' Flachflöte      61
        8' Trompete      61 c     IV  Plein jeu      244 d
           Unison Off             16' Fagott          61 c
           ANT on GT               8' Oboe            61 e
                                      Tremulant
           POSITIV (I)                Sub
        8' Holzgedackt   61           Unison Off
        4' Koppelflöte   61           Super
        2' Weitprinzipal 61           ANT on SW
    1 1/3' Quintflöte    61
       II  Sesquialtera  98 tc        PEDAL
      III  Zimbel       183 b     32' Resultant       --
        8' Krummhorn     61 b     16' Subbass         32 f
           Tremulant              16' Bordun          GT
           Sub                     8' Prinzipal       32
           Unison Off              8' Gedecktpommer   32
           ANT on POS              4' Choralbass      32
                                 III  Mixtur          96
           ANTIPHONAL             16' Posaune         32 g
        8' Prinzipal     61       16' Fagott          SW
        8' Spitzflöte    61        8' Trompete        GT
        8' Flöte céleste 49 tc
        4' Oktav         61           ANTIPHONAL PEDAL
        4' Holtzflöte    61       16' Violinprinzipal 32
        2' Oktav         61        8' Oktav           32
       IV  Mixtur       244 b      4' Choralbass      12
                                   4' Schalmei        32 e
    
    a - existing PD Subbass 1-32, new pipes 33-61   b - revoiced
    c - existing pipes revoiced with new tongues and shallots,
        actions 1-32 unified in workshop
    d - repitched at 1' and revoiced    e - revoiced with new tongues
    f - new pipes and windchest 1-9 mounted horizontally behind pedal
        windchest; 10-19 on bass section of Great Quintaton action;
        20-32 on Schalmei 4' action
    g - half-length; revoiced with new tongues and shallots; the builder
        shall add caps to the pipes if a better fundamental tone can be
        achieved by this addition
  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.