Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 2221, 1954)

Location:

Cathédrale Ste-Thérèse-d'Avila
11, boul. Mgr-dudemaine
Amos, QC J9T 1S3 CA
Organ ID: 36698

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ has an unknown or unreported status.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on July 20, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 20 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 18 stops. 21 registers.
Grand Orgue, Récit, Pédale:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) in a gallery at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on July 20, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 18
  • Registers: 21
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • 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.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on July 20, 2020.
Database Manager on August 06, 2015:

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

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

Database Manager on September 30, 2008:

Updated through on-line information from Albert Berry.

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

Database Manager on September 29, 2008:

Identified through on-line information from Albert Berry. -- The web page listed above is a surround photograph of the cathedral interior following the recent major renovations. The pipes and console are visible in the rear balcony.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on July 20, 2020.

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