Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 2994, 1969)

Location:

Linfield College
900 Southeast Baker Street
McMinnville, OR 97128 US
Melrose Chapel
Organ ID: 26341

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ has been altered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on August 07, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 46 ranks. 2,459 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 35 stops. 36 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on August 07, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 35
  • Registers: 36
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Toe Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on August 07, 2018.
Database Manager on July 23, 2015:

Updated through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Lawrence Phelps.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on June 12, 2007:

Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Located in front of chapel across front/side ledges as well as at floor level in unexpressive center chamber. Swellbox in front, left corner. No intra-manual couplers. Only inter-divisional unison couplers. Known as The Alice Clement Memorial Organ. Dedicated February 24, 1969.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Pipe display: Photograph by Lanny Hochhalter. Taken on 2007-09-29

Pipe display and organ façade: Photograph from college archives. Taken on 1968-12-15

Exposed pipework: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-05-09

Exposed pipework: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-05-09

Console: Photograph by James R. Stettner. Taken on 1990-05-09

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