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Casavant Frères Ltd. (Opus 2239, 1987)

Location:

Fairlawn Avenue United Church
28 Fairlawn Ave.
Toronto, ON M5M 1S7 CA
Organ ID: 65994

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: United Church of Canada
  • 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 July 24, 2020.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 30 ranks. 3 divisions. 2 manuals. 28 stops. 31 registers.
Great, Swell and Pedal:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
  • Position: In side chambers at the front of the room. No visible pipes.
We received the most recent update for this division from Jeff Scofield on July 24, 2020.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 3
  • Stops: 28
  • Registers: 31
  • Position: Console in fixed position, right.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Mechanical 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 Thumb 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 July 24, 2020.
Jeff Scofield on July 24, 2020:

Fairlawn United Church merged in 1989 with Armour Heights United Church to become Fairlawn Heights United; merged with St. James-Bond United in 2005 to become Fairlawn Avenue United Church; rebuild and additions in 1987 by Alan T. Jackson with parts, pipes and console rebuild by Casavant; now 2/30.

We received the most recent update for this note from Jeff Scofield on July 24, 2020.
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We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Jeff Scofield on July 24, 2020.

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