Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant (Opus 2813, 1964)

Location:

Assumption Catholic Church
45 North Sprague Avenue
Bellevue, PA 15202-3196 US
Organ ID: 45564

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic Churches
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Jeff Scofield on January 26, 2021.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 42 ranks. 2,200 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 33 stops. 33 registers.
All:
  • 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 33
  • Registers: 33
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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: Remote pneumatic/mechanical capture system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Pistons
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Pistons
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on July 24, 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 23, 2014:

Updated through online information from Joseph Rulli. -- According to the organist, Dr. Neil Stahurski, the organ is scheduled to be releathered and refurbished in 2015.

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

Database Manager on November 18, 2009:

Identified through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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:

Great and Pedal Pipe Facade: Photograph by Joseph Rulli. Taken on 2014-06-07

Nave, Balcony, and Pipe Facade: Photograph by Joseph Rulli. Taken on 2014-06-07

Great and Pedal Pipework: Photograph by Joseph Rulli. Taken on 2014-06-07

Organ and chambers in rear gallery: Photograph by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. 2010

Console: Photograph by Andrew Scanlon. Taken approx. 2010

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