Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 2679, 1963)

Location:

Basilique Notre-Dame-du-Cap
626 Notre-Dame
Cap-de-la-Madeleine, QC G8T 4G9 CA
Organ ID: 46345

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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 July 29, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 114 ranks. 3 manuals. 75 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on July 29, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Stops: 75
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on July 29, 2018.
Database Manager on February 19, 2010:

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

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

Instrument Images:

Exterior of the Basilica.: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2007-07-29

Organ in the rear gallery: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-07-23

16’, 8’, and 4’ en chamade reeds: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-07-23

Organ Case: Photograph by Stephen St. Denis. Taken on 2017-07-23

Console: Photograph from an archival source: musiqueorguequebec.ca, submitted by Stephen St. Denis. Taken approx. 2005

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