Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères (Opus 2720B, 2009)

Originally Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 2720, 1963)

Location:

Asbury United Methodist Church
1401 Camden Ave.
Salisbury, MD 21801 US
Sanctuary
Organ ID: 46746

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Methodist Churches
  • The organ has been altered 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 Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 74 ranks. 6 divisions. 4 manuals. 73 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: Pipes exposed (in whole or in part) at the front of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 4
  • Divisions: 6
  • Stops: 73
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • 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: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • 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 February 19, 2013:

Updated through online information from David M Storey. -- An M.P.Moller console and several sets of reeds were added to the organ. Subsequently, Walker digital stops were added to the organ. In 2008 Casavant and David M. Storey, completely rebuilt the entire organ, tonally reregulated it, enlarged the console with SSOS solid state combination action, new 4 manual keyboards and stop jambs.

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

Database Manager on May 30, 2011:

Updated through on-line information from Bert Wisgerhof.

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

Database Manager on May 02, 2010:

Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. -- Originally installed by Casavant in 1962 as 3/55; Stillflöte Celeste and Pedal 32' Resultant added by Casavant in 1973

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.

Source not recorded: Open In New Tab from console November, 2008
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Facade: Photograph by David M Storey. Taken on 2010-01-19

Facade: Photograph by David M Storey. Taken on 2010-01-19

Console: Photograph by David M Storey. Taken on 2010-01-19