The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Our Lady of Mount Carmel R. C. Church
Beijing, China

OHS Database ID 65198.


Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition January 30, 2020.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) unit chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 7 stops. 21 registers. 7 ranks. 404 pipes. Manual compass is 56 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. Traditional style console. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on terraced/stepped jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Combination action thumb pistons. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • The cabinet and console are located along the right side aisle, at the front end. (Jeff Scofield. January 30, 2020)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Organ cabinet, facade pipes and console. Photograph courtesy of Casavant Frères

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Stoplist

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  • . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           Beijing, China
           Our Lady of Mount Carmel R. C. Church
    
           Casavant   Op. 3918   2016   2/7   
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           GREAT
    
        8' Open Diapason     56  1-12 Stopped Diapason
        8' Chimney Flute     32  1-24 Stopped Diapason
        8' Gamba             SW
        4' Octave            56
    2 2/3' Quint             SW  tc
        2' Fifteenth         12
        8' Trumpet           56
    
           SWELL
    
        8' Stopped Diapason  56
        8' Gamba             44  1-12 Stopped Diapason
        4' Violina           12
        4' Chimney Flute     12  GT
        2' Fifteenth         GT
    1 1/3' Quint             56
        8' Trumpet           GT
           Tremolo               affects entire instrument
    
           PEDAL
    
       16' Subbass           12  ext. Stopped Diapason
        8' Octavebass        GT
        8' Stopped Diapason  SW
        4' Octave            GT
        4' Chimney Flute     GT
        8' Trumpet           GT
    
           [Received from Jeff Scofield January 30, 2020]
  • Click Here . Source: Stoplist courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.