The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington, Illinois 61701

Evelyn Chapel

OHS Database ID 8924.

Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition August 9, 2010.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Two manuals. 3 divisions. 21 stops. 31 registers. 30 ranks. 1638 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery at the rear of the room and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.


  • Status Note: There 1990. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. August 9, 2010)

Online Documents

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications

  •        Bloomington, Illinois
           Illinois Wesleyan University
           Evelyn Chapel
           Casavant   Op. 3577   1984   2/30
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           GRAND ORGUE                   PÉDALE
       16' Flûte conique     61      16' Soubasse      32
        8' Montre            61      16' Flûte conique GO
          (1-10 Haskell)             16' Bourdon doux  12 RE
        8' Flûte à cheminée  61       8' Octave        32
        8' Bourdon           RE       8' Flûte conique GO
        4' Prestant          61       8' Bourdon       RE
        2' Doublette         61       4' Choral bass   32
     IV-V  Fourniture       275     III  Fourniture    96
        8' Trompette         RE      16' Bombarde F/L  12 RE
           Sub                       16' Clarinet      RE
           Unison Off                 8' Trompette     RE
           Super                      4' Clarinet      RE
        8' Viole de gambe    61       
        8' Voix céleste   tc 49
        8' Bourdon           61
        4' Flûte à fuseau    61
    2 2/3' Nazard            61
        2' Principal italien 61
    1 3/5' Tierce            61
       IV  Cymbale          244
       16' Clarinet          61
        8' Trompette         61
        4' Clairon           61
           Unison Off
       [Received online from Jeff Scofield  August 9, 2010]
  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.