Pipe Organ Database

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Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 2107, 1952)

Location:

St-Joseph de Mont-Royal
100, Av. Thornton
Mont-Royal, QC H3P 1H5 CA
Organ ID: 65850

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Roman Catholic 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 Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 30 ranks. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 28 stops. 32 registers.
Grand Orgue, Récit, Positif, Pédale:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In gallery-level chambers at the rear of the room.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 28
  • Registers: 32
  • 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 with roll top.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs.
  • Combination Action: Adjustable combination pistons.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
We received the most recent update for this console from Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2020.
Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2020:

Four new stops (five ranks) provided by Casavant in 1966; renovation and tonal changes by Guilbault-Thérien in the early 1990's.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2020.
Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives: Open In New Tab
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on June 25, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-11-24

Organ facade pipes: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-12-31

Church interior to rear and organ: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-11-17

Church interior: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-10-28

Church exterior: Photograph by From church Facebook page, submitted by Jeff Scofield. Taken on 2019-11-17

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