The OHS Pipe Organ Database

All Saints Catholic Church
3847 NE Glisan Street
Portland, Oregon 97232

OHS Database ID 25580.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition July 23, 2015.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 3 divisions. 24 stops. 24 registers. 32 ranks. 1655 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 in a fixed position, right.

Tilting/rocking tablets above top manual. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard. Crescendo Pedal. Reversible full organ/tutti toe stud. Combination action thumb pistons. Combination action toe studs. Coupler reversible thumb pistons. Coupler reversible toe studs.

Notes

  • Identified through online information from James R. Stettner. -- Positiv division prepared-for. Choir gallery sits about halfway down the side of the sanctuary on the right side. (Database Manager. March 14, 2007)
  • Updated through information in Casavant documents, courtesy of Simon Couture and Denis Blaine. The tonal director was Lawrence Phelps. (Database Manager. July 23, 2015)

Online Documents

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Photographs

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Chancel and Pipe Display. Photograph by Lanny Hochhalter 2004-03-28
Console. Photograph by James R. Stettner 2007-03-13

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist from PortlandORgans.com (now inoperative) Web Page; will open in a new window or tab.
  • Stoplist taken from the console March 17, 1991

  • Portland, Oregon
    All Saints Catholic Church
    
    Casavant-Freres, No. 2908, 1966 - Original Specifications
    
    GREAT
       8     Prinzipal                   61
       8     Bordun                      61
       8     Gemshorn                    61
       4     Oktave                      61
       4     Spitz Flöte                 61
       2     Block Flöte                 61
       IV    Mixture  1 1/3'            244   Beginning composition: 19-22-26-29.
       8     Trompete                    61
    
    SWELL (EXPRESSIVE)
       8     Rohr Flöte                  61
       8     Salizional                  61
       8     Vox Coelestis         (GG)  54
       4     Spitz Prinzipal             61
       4     Nachthorn                   61
       2     Oktave                      61
       IV    Scharf 2/3'                244   Beginning composition: 26-29-33-36.
       8     Oboe                        61
             Tremulant
    
    POSITIV (Prepared-for)
       8     Gedackt                     --
       4     Prinzipal                   --
       4     Koppel Flöte                --
       2     Gemshorn                    --
       1-1/3 Quint Flöte                 --
       III   Zimbel  1/4'                --
       II    Sesquialtera  2-2/3'       ---
       8     Krummhorn                   --
             Tremulant
    
    PEDAL
       16    Prinzipal                   32
       16    Subbass                     32
       8     Oktave                      32
       8     Pommer                      32
       4     Choralbass                  32
       III   Mixture  2'                 96   Composition: 15-19-22.
       16    Posaune                     32
       4     Schalmei                    32
    
    COUPLERS
       Swell to Pedal
       Great to Pedal
       Positiv to Pedal
       Swell to Great
       Positiv to Great
       Swell to Positiv
    
    FINGER PISTONS
       Swell                          1 - 4
         Swell to Pedal               (rev)
         Swell to Great               (rev)
       Great                          1 - 4
         Great to Pedal               (rev)
       Positiv                        1 - 4
         Positiv to Pedal             (rev)
         Positiv to Great             (rev)
       Pedal                          1 - 4
       Cancel
    
    TOE STUDS
       General                        1 - 4
       Swell to Pedal                 (rev)
       Great to Pedal                 (rev)
       Positiv to Pedal               (rev)
       Full Organ                     (rev)
    
    PEDAL MOVEMENTS
       Swell Expression              (bal.)
       Crescendo                     (bal.)
    
    ACTION: Electro-Pneumatic
    VOICES: 24  (32 w/preps)
    STOPS: 24  (32 w/preps)
    RANKS: 32  (43 w/preps)
    PIPES: 1,655  (2,326 w/preps)
    
    NOTES
    The church's first instrument was a small, unified, II-manual, 5-rank
    Casavant which was moved to and installed in the St. Mary's Student
    Center at the University of Portland.
    
     [Received on line from James R. Stettner April 22, 2009.]
  • Stoplist taken from the console March 17, 1991 Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.