The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Basilique Notre-Dame-de-Québec
16, rue Buade
Québec, Québec G1R 4A1 Canada

Orgue de Sanctuaire

OHS Database ID 56903.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been destroyed and is no longer extant.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition December 4, 2018.

Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 23 stops. 25 registers. 23 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 30 notes.


  • Identified through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. (Database Manager. October 6, 2015)
  • The Cathedral-Basilica was destroyed by fire 22 December 1922. (Jeff Scofield. December 4, 2018)

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives
           Québec, Québec
           Basilique-Cathédrale Notre-Dame
           Casavant   Op. 904   1921   2/23
           GRAND ORGUE                   RÉCIT                     PÉDALE
       16' Bourdon          68       16' Quintaton      68     16' Flûte ouverte 30
        8' Montre           68        8' Principal      68     16' Bourdon       30
        8' Flûte Harmonique 68        8' Mélodie        68      8' Flûte         12
        8' Bourdon          68        8' Viole de gambe 68      8' Bourdon       12
        8' Salicional       68        8' Voix céleste   56
        4' Prestant         68        4' Violon         68
    2 2/3' Nazard           68        4' Flûte douce    68
        2' Doublette        61    2 2/3' Quinte         68
           Octave aiguë               2' Piccolo        61
                                  1 3/5' Tierce         61
                                      8' Trompette      68
                                      8' Hautbois       68
                                      8' Voix Humaine   68
                                         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.