The OHS Pipe Organ Database

St-Jean-Baptiste
490, rue St-Jean
Québec, Québec G1R 1P4 Canada

OHS Database ID 56904.

See the address on Google Maps.


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.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 68 stops. 75 registers. 82 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

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

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. 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 information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. (Database Manager. October 6, 2015)
  • Rebuilt by Bernard Cavelier in 1976. The church was closed 24 May 2015. (Jeff Scofield. December 4, 2018)

Online Documents

Currently we have no online documents associated with this organ entry. If you can provide us with digital files of contracts, correspondence, dedication programs, or any similar items, please follow this link to our document upload form to send them to us.

If you would like more information about documents included in the Database, please see our Documents Information page.

Other Websites

The database contains no links to external websites that describe this organ. If you know of any sites that contain information about it, please use the Update form to send us the URL.

Photographs

Currently we have no photographs of this organ in the Database.

If you can provide us with photographs, you may upload them through our online form. For further information please see our expectations for adding photographs.

Your help in enhancing the Database will be greatly appreciated.

 

Stoplist

When they are available, stoplists for organs are included in the Database. To make corrections in stoplists that you see here, please send details via e-mail to stoplists@pipeorgandatabase.org rather than submitting a new stoplist through our online form.

  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives
            Québec, Québec
            Église St-Jean-Baptiste
     
            Casavant   Op. 902   1921   4/82
            _________________________________________________
    
            GRAND ORGUE                    RÉCIT
    
        16' Montre            68       16' Bourdon         68
         8' Montre (grosse)   68        8' Principal       68
         8' Montre (moyenne)  68 *      8' Clarabelle      68 *
         8' Principal étroit  68 *      8' Bourdon         68 *
         8' Flûte double      68        8' Viole de gambe  68
         8' Flûte harmonique  68 *      8' Voix céleste    56
         8' Bourdon           68 *      8' Éoline          68
         8' Gemshorn          68        4' Principal       68 *
         4' Prestant          68        4' Flûte traverse  68 *
         4' Flûte harmonique  68        2' Piccolo         61 *
         4' Principal         68 *      V  Cornet         340 **
     2 2/3' Quinte            68      III  Mixture        204 *
         2' Doublette         61       16' Trombone        68
         V  Mixture          340 **     8' Trompette       68 *
         V  Plein Jeu        340 **     8' Hautbois        68 *
        16' Bombarde          68 *      8' Voix humaine    68
         8' Trompette         68        4' Clairon         68 *
         4' Clairon           68           Trémolo
            Octave grave                   Octave grave
            Octave aiguë                   Octave aiguë
            Harpe             SO           Harpe           SO
    
            SOLO                           POSITIF
    
         8' Stentorphone      68       16' Bourdon         68
         8' Grosse Flûte      68        8' Principal       68 *
         8' Violoncelle       68        8' Mélodie         68
         8' Viole d'orchestre 68        8' Dulciane        68 *
         8' Viole céleste     56        8' Bourdon         68 *
         4' Flûte harmonique  68        8' Gambe           68 *
         4' Viole             68        4' Flûte douce     68 *
        16' Fagotto           68 **     4' Violina         68 *
         8' Hautbois d'orch   68    3 1/5' Tierce          68
            Trémolo                 2 2/3' Nazard          68
            Octave grave                2' Flageolet       61 *
            Octave aiguë                8' Trompette       68 *
        16' Tuba magna        68        8' Clarinette      68 *
         8' Tuba mirabilis    68           Trémolo
         4' Tuba clairon      68           Octave grave
            Harpe             61           Octave aiguë
                                           Harpe           SO
            PÉDALE
    
        32' Flûte ouverte      6 a      *  from the 1886 organ
        16' Flûte             32           by Napoléon Déry
        16' Principal         GO       **  mostly from the Déry
        16' Bourdon           32 *
        16' Violon            32        a  polyphonic
        16' Bourdon doux      RE
    10 2/3' Quinte            32 *
         8' Octave            12
         8' Bourdon           32
         8' Violoncelle       12 *
         4' Flûte             12
        32' Contre Bombarde   32
        16' Bombarde          12
         8' Trompette         12
         4' Clairon           12
    
              {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.