The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St-Jean-Baptiste
96, ave Empress
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7G3 Canada

OHS Database ID 53503.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
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 September 9, 2014.
If you can assist us with information concerning the current state or condition of this organ, or if you can provide additional information or corrections to our entry on this page, please use the form accessible through the "Update" button.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) unit chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 4 stops. 25 registers. 4 ranks. 316 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in side chambers at the front of the room, with visible façade pipes or case front.

Notes

  • Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Stephen Stoot. (Database Manager. September 9, 2014)
  • The cabinet is located to the right of the chancel. (Jeff Scofield. February 3, 2020)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           Ottawa, Ontario
           Eglise St-Jean-Baptiste
    
           Casavant   Op. 1639   1940   2/4
           __________________________________________________________________
    
           GRAND ORGUE               RECIT                     PEDALE
    
       16' Bourdon        tc     16' Contre Dulciane tc    16' Bourdon
        8' Montre         73      8' Viole de Gambe         8' Violoncelle
        8' Viole de Gambe 73      8' Bourdon                8' Flûte couverte
        8' Bourdon        97      8' Dulciane               4' Dulcet
        8' Dulciane       73      4' Violina
        4' Prestant               4' Flûte d'Amour
        4' Flûte d'Amour          4' Dulcet
        4' Dulcet             2 2/3' Quinte
    2 2/3' Quinte                 2' Doublette
        2' Piccolo            1 3/5' Tierce
                                  8' Hautbois *
        *  synthetique               Tremolo
    
                    [Received from Jeff Scofield February 3, 2020]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.