Casavant Frères Ltée. (Opus 3569, 1983)

Location:

First Presbyterian Church (ARP)
1324 Marion Street
Columbia, SC 29201 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 44091

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Presbyterian 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 May 13, 2019.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 63 ranks. 3,397 pipes. 5 divisions. 3 manuals. 44 stops. 53 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center 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 May 13, 2019.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 5
  • Stops: 44
  • Registers: 53
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Pistons
  • 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 May 13, 2019.
Database Manager on December 11, 2017:

Updated by Scott Crowell, naming this as the source of information: 2015 Casavant newsletter.
New movable console by Casavant in 2015.

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

Database Manager on January 29, 2011:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Replaced 1980 3/62 Casavant Op. 3477 that was badly damaged when the sanctuary burned; the console was rebuilt and the blowers salvaged for Op. 3569; a half-length 32' Contre Bombarde was added by Casavant in 1990 and a Trompette-en-Chamade in 1999.

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

Database Manager on October 05, 2009:

Identified by Riley Wes Mitchell from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture. Replaced op 3477

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.
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:

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-06-22

Balcony and Trompette royale: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-06-22

Choir Loft, Console, and Pipe Facade: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-06-22

Church Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2011-06-22

Interior from gallery to front and organ case: Photograph by ls3p.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2018-10-04

Interior to front and organ case, from floor level: Photograph by ls3p.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2018-10-04

Interior to rear: Photograph by ls3p.com, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2018-10-04

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