The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption
226, rue St-Georges
Moncton, New Brunswick E1C 1V9 Canada

OHS Database ID 64026.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 7, 2019.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 67 stops. 88 registers. 80 ranks. 5105 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system. 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

  • The cathedral was closed in 2017 for an over $6 million renovation project that is expected to be completed by 2020. (Jeff Scofield. January 7, 2019)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Console. Courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives
Sanctuary interior, gallery and facade. Courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives
           Moncton, New Brunswick
           Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption
    
           Casavant   Op. 2256   1955   4/80
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           GRAND ORGUE                     POSITIF                       PÉDALE
    
       16' Principal          68       16' Quintaton        73       32' Flûte            12 r
        8' Montre             68        8' Violon principal 73       16' Contrabasse      32
        8' Principal étroit   68        8' Flûte à cheminée 73       16' Violon-basse     32
        8' Flûte double       68        8' Quintadena       73       16' Soubasse         32
        8' Salicional         68        8' Dulciane         73       16' Principal        GO
        8' Bourdon            68        8' Unda maris       66       16' Dulciane         RE
        4' Prestant           68        4' Violon           73       16' Quintaton        PO
        4' Flûte bouchée      68        4' Flûte ⌂          73       16' Gambe            SO
    2 2/3' Petite quinte      61    2 2/3' Nazard           61   10 2/3' Grosse Quinte    32
        2' Doublette          61        2' Flageolet        61        8' Principal        32
       IV  Fourniture      a 244    1 3/5' Tierce           61        8' Flûte            32
      III  Cymbale         b 183    1 1/3' Larigot          61        8' Violoncelle      12
       16' Trompette          RE    1 1/7' Septième         61        8' Bourdon          12
        8' Trompette          RE        1' Sifflet          61    6 2/5' Grosse Tierce    32 *
        4' Clairon            RE        8' Cromorne         73    5 1/3' Quinte           12 *
           Sub                             Trémolo                4 4/7' Quatorzième      32 *
           Unison Off                      Sub                        4' Basse Chorale    12
           Super                           Unison Off                 4' Doublette        12 *
           Cloches            PO           Super                      4' Flûte à cheminée 32
                                           Cloches          25    3 1/5' Tierce           12 *
           RÉCIT                                                  2 2/3' Larigot          12 *
                                           SOLO                   2 2/7' Septième         12 *
       16' Contre-dulciane    73                                      2' Vingt-deuxième   12 *
        8' Principal          73       16' Contre gambe     68     VIII  Cornet Collective (*)
        8' Bourdon            73        8' Violoncelle      68       32' Bombardon        12
        8' Salicional         73        8' Grosse flûte     68       16' Bombarde         32
        8' Viole de gambe     73        8' Gambe            68       16' Basson           32
        8' Voix céleste       66        8' Gambe céleste    61        8' Trompette        12
        4' Principal          73        4' Fugara           68        8' Basson           12
        4' Flûte harmonique   73        4' Flûte harmonique 68        4' Clarion          12
    2 2/3' Quinte minime      61        2' Piccolo          61           Cloches          PO
        2' Cor de chamois     61        V  Cornet        d 305
        V  Plein Jeu       c 305        8' Cor anglais      68        a  19-22-26-29
        8' Hautbois français  73        8' Clarinette       68        b  29-33-36
        8' Voix humaine       73           Trémolo                    c  15-19-22-26-29
           Trémolo                         Sub                        d  1-8-12-15-19
       16' Trompette          73 h         Unison Off                 h  high pressure
        8' Trompette          73 h         Super                      r  12 quints
        4' Clairon            73 h      8' Tuba mirabilis   68 h
           Sub                          4' Tuba clarion     68 h
           Unison Off                      Harpe            61
           Super                           Harpe céleste
    
                              [Received from Jeff Scofield January 7, 2019]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Freres Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.