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Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 2814, 1964)

Location:

Cathedral of the Risen Christ, R.C.
3500 Sheridan Boulevard
Lincoln, NE 68506 US
Organ ID: 45620

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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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 51 ranks. 2,825 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 38 stops. 41 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In center chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 38
  • Registers: 41
  • Position: Console in fixed position, center.
  • 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 without cover.
  • 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 Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on November 20, 2014:

A most unusual installation; the organ and choir are located in a synagogue-type arrangement behind the non-transparent front screen; the choir loft is basically an organ chamber with choir chairs.

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

Database Manager on March 22, 2010:

Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield.

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

Database Manager on November 23, 2009:

Identified by Rae Bolton from information furnished by Casavant Frères, courtesy of Simon Couture.

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:

Cathedral interior to rear: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2014-11-13

Stained glass windows: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2014-11-13

Cathedral Exterior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2014-11-13

Cathedral interior angle: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2014-11-13

Cathedral interior: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2014-11-13

Console, choirloft and pipework: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2014-11-13

Console: Photograph by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2014-11-13

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