The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Basilique Notre-Dame
110, rue Notre-Dame Ouest
Montréal, Québec H2Y 1T2 Canada

OHS Database ID 47532.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 20, 2011.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

82 stops. 102 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from The Zach. -- Rebuild and electrification of Opus 26 (1891). (Database Manager. January 20, 2011)
  • Addition of 32' Bombarde, Harp (which will later be removed), expansion of manuals to 73 notes (Steven E. Lawson. July 10, 2017)

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Photographs

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Balcony, Organ Case, and Choir Loft. Vintage Postcard, courtesy of T. Bradford Willis, DDS (1970s)

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           Montréal, Québec
           Basilique Notre-Dame
    
           Casavant   Op. 1032   1924   4/94
           _____________________________________________________
    
           GRAND ORGUE                     POSITIF EXPRESSIF
    
       16' Montre            73        16' Bourdon            73
       16' Bourdon           73         8' Principal          73
        8' Montre            73         8' Mélodie            73
        8' Principal         73         8' Dulciane           73
        8' Salicional        73         8' Quintaton          73
        8' Flûte             73         4' Flûte Harmonique   73
        8' Gambe             73         4' Gemshorn           73
        8' Bourdon           73         2' Piccolo            61
        4' Prestant          73       III  Mixture           219
        4' Flûte Harmonique  73        16' Basson             73
        4' Violon            73         8' Cromorne           73
    2 2/3' Nazard            73            Trémolo
        2' Doublette         61            Octave Grave
       II  Sesquialtera     146            Unisson Muet
      III  Mixture          219            Octave Aiguë
        V  Fourniture       365            Harpe              61
       16' Bombarde          73
       16' Basson            73            SOLO EXPRESSIF
        8' Posaune           73
        8' Trompette         73        16' Quintaton          73
        8' Basson            73         8' Violoncelle        73
        4' Clairon           73         8' Unda Maris         73
           Unisson Muet                 8' Flûte Traversière  73
           Octave Aiguë                 4' Flûte Harmonique   73
                                        2' Piccolo            61
           RÉCIT                      III  Carillon          219
                                       16' Tuba Magna         73
       16' Gamba             73         8' Tuba Mirabilis     73
        8' Principal         73         8' Musette            73
        8' Bourdon           73         8' Clarinette         73
        8' Flûte Harmonique  73            Trémolo
        8' Viole de Gambe    73            Octave Grave
        8' Voix Céleste      61            Unisson Muet
        8' Aeoline           73            Octave Aiguë
        4' Octave            73
        4' Flûte Octaviante  73            PÉDALE
        4' Violina           73
    2 2/3' Quinte            73        32' Principal          32
        2' Octavin           61        16' Flûte              32
        1' Piccolo           61        16' Contre Basse       32
        V  Cornet           365        16' Bourdon            32
      III  Mixture          219        16' Violon             32
       16' Euphone           73    10 2/3' Quinte             --
        8' Cor               73         8' Flûte              12
        8' Cor Anglais       73         8' Violoncelle        12
        8' Hautbois-Basson   73     5 1/3' Quinte             --
        8' Voix Humaine      73         4' Flûte              12
        4' Clairon           73       III  Mixture            96
           Trémolo                     32' Contre Bombarde    32
           Octave Grave                16' Bombarde           32
           Unisson Muet                16' Basson             32
           Octave Aiguë                 8' Trompette          12
                                        8' Baryton            12
                                        4' Clairon            32
    
              [Received from Jeff Scofield January 8, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.