The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Cathédrale St-Fran̤ois-Xavier
514, rue Racine est
Chicoutimi, Québec G7H 1T9 Canada

OHS Database ID 55929.

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Status and Condition

This organ has been rebuilt or substantially revised.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 4, 2018.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 46 stops. 50 registers. 52 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Notes

  • Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The cost was $ 21,782.00. (Database Manager. August 6, 2015)
  • New console and renovation in 1957 as Casavant Op. 2400; some tonal changes to the Positif in 1960; rebuilt in 1988 by Guilbaut-Therien. (Jeff Scofield. December 4, 2018)

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives
        Chicoutimi, Québec
        Cathédrale St-François-Xavier
    
        Casavant   Op. 916   1921   3/52
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        GRAND ORGUE                     POSITIF
    
    16' Montre            68        16' Bourdon              68
     8' Montre            68         8' Diapason             68
     8' Principal         68         8' Grosse flûte         68
     8' Flûte ouverte     68         8' Viole d'orchestre    68
     8' Bourdon           68         8' Viole céleste        68
     8' Gemshorn          68         8' Mélodie              68
     4' Prestant          68         8' Dulciane             68
     4' Flûte harmonique  68         4' Viole                68
     2' Doublette         61         4' Flûte douce          68
    IV  Mixture          272         8' Hautbois d'orchestre 68
    16' Bombarde          68         8' Clarinette           68
     8' Trompette         68            Trémolo
     4' Clairon           68            Octave grave
        Octave grave                    Octave aiguë
        Octave aiguë                16' Tuba magna           68 *
                                     8' Tuba mirabilis       68 *
        RÉCIT                        4' Tuba clairon         68 *
    
    16' Bourdon           68            PÉDALE  
     8' Principal         68
     8' Bourdon           68        16' Flûte ouverte        32
     8' Viole de gambe    68        16' Bourdon              32
     8' Voix céleste      56        16' Violon               32
     4' Prestant          68        16' Bourdon doux         RE
     4' Flûte traverse    68    10 2/3' Quint ouverte        32
     2' Piccolo           61         8' Flûte                12
    IV  Cornet           272         8' Bourdon              12
    16' Trombone          68        16' Bombarde             32
     8' Trompette         68         8' Trompette            12
     8' Hautbois          68
     8' Voix humaine      68         *  on a separate windchest
     4' Clairon           68
        Trémolo
        Octave grave
        Octave aiguë
    
             [Received from Jeff Scofield December 4, 2018]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.