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Casavant Frères Ltd. (1991)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 2729, 1963)

Location:

Calvary Episcopal Church
315 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 US
Organ ID: 39378

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Episcopal and Anglican Churches
  • 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 July 19, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 137 ranks. 7,426 pipes. 7 divisions. 4 manuals. 98 stops. 109 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. Facade pipes or case front visible.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 19, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 7
  • Stops: 98
  • Registers: 109
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 19, 2018.
Database Manager on June 24, 2009:

Updated through online information from Paul Marchesano. -- Renovations and additions by Casavant Frres Limite, 1991; Additions and tonal modifications by Luley & Associates, 2004

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

Database Manager on February 24, 2009:

Renovations and enlargement of existing organ from 1963.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Organ Specifications from Casavant
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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