The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Concordia University Irvine
1530 Concordia West
Irvine, California 92612

Concordia University Center for Worship and Performing Arts (CUC)

OHS Database ID 10771.

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Status and Condition

The organ has been altered from the original installation as described here.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 3, 2017.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 42 stops. 57 registers. 59 ranks. 3290 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti thumb piston. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Status Note: There 1996. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Formerly Christ College. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 24, 2009)
  • Updated by Tom Mueller, who has heard or played the organ. (Database Manager. September 3, 2017)

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Photographs

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Console and Pipe Display. Photograph by Jerry 2015-10-02
Console. Photograph by Tom Mueller 2017-04-03
Detail of manuals and stopjambs. Photograph by Tom Mueller 2017-04-03
Console, stage, and right/left facade. Photograph by Tom Mueller 2017-04-03

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications

  •      Irvine, California
         Christ College (now Concordia University), Chapel
    
         Casavant   Op. 3640   1988   3/59
    
         Stoplist courtesy of Casavant Frères
    
         GRAND ORGUE                    RÉCIT
     16' Violonbasse 12             16' Bourdon doux 61 (wood)
      8' Montre 61                   8' Flûte majeure 61
      8' Violone 61                  8' Viole de gambe 61
      8' Flûte à cheminée 61         8' Voix céleste 54 GG
      4' Prestant 61                 4' Principal 61
      4' Flûte ouverte 61            4' Flûte 61
      2' Doublette 61            2 2/3' Nazard 61
    III  Cornet 147 tc               2' Octavin 61
      V  Fourniture 305          1 3/5' Tierce 61
      8' Trompette 61                V  Plein Jeu 305
      8' Trompette-en-chamade 61    16' Basson 61 (1-12 L/2)
         Unison Off                  8' Trompette harmonique 61
                                     8' Hautbois 61
         PÉDALE                      4' Clairon harmonique 61
     32' Basse acoustique --            Tremblant
     16' Montre 32                      Super
     16' Soubasse 32
     16' Violonbasse GO                 POSITIF EXPRESSIF
     16' Bourdon doux RÉ             8' Principal étroit 61
      8' Octavebasse 32              8' Bourdon 61
      8' Flûte bouchée 12            8' Flûte céleste II 110
      8' Violon GO                   4' Octave 61
      8' Bourdon doux RÉ             4' Flûte à fuseau 61
      4' Octave 32               2 2/3' Nazard 61
      4' Flûte ouverte GO            2' Quarte de nazard 61
      2' Flûte ouverte GO        1 3/5' Tierce 61
     IV  Mixture 128             1 1/3' Larigot 61
     16' Bombarde 32                IV  Cymbale 244
     16' Basson RÉ                   8' Cromorne 61
      8' Trompette 32                   Tremblant
      8' Basson RÉ                      Sub
      4' Clairon 12                     Unison Off
      4' Basson RÉ                      Super
         Blank                       8' Trompette-en-chamade GO
    
     [Received on line from Jeff Scofield June 24, 2009.]
  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.