The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Immaculate Heart of Mary Academy
610 West Elm Street
Monroe, Michigan 48161

Motherhouse Chapel

OHS Database ID 5441.

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Awards

This organ received OHS Citation number 252, 2000-06-11.


Status and Condition

The organ has been restored to a previous state.
The condition of the organ is in not known or has not been reported to the Database.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2010-06-14.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 6 divisions. 60 stops. 51 registers. 62 ranks. 4153 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

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

  • 11/91 form - stop list. (OHS PC Database. 2004-10-30)
  • Updated through on-line information from Terry Jankowski. (Database Manager. 2007-03-03)
  • Updated through on-line information from Ray Ahrens. (Database Manager. 2009-10-15)
  • Updated through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. 2010-06-14)

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Photographs

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Nave, Gallery, and Organ Case. Photograph courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives 1940-11-01
Organ Case and Console. Photograph courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives 1940-11-01
Drawing of Organ Case. Photograph courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives 1940-11-01

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications

  •     Monroe, Michigan
        The Immaculate Heart of Mary Academy
        Moutherhouse Chapel
    
        Casavant   Op. 1642   1940   3/62
    
        Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
        St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
        ____________________________________________________
    
        GREAT                           SWELL
    16' Double Diapason    73       16' Contra Gamba      73
     8' Open Diapason #1   73        8' Geigen Principal  73
     8' Open Diapason #2   73        8' Stopped Diapason  73   
     8' Rohrflöte          73        8' Viola da Gamba    73
     8' Gemshorn           73        8' Voix Céleste      73
     4' Octave             73        8' Aeoline           73
     4' Flute Triangulaire 73        4' Octave Geigen     73
     2' Super Octave       61        4' Flauto Traverso   73
     V  Mixture           305        2' Piccolo           61
     8' Tromba             73        V  Cornet           305
     4' Octave Tromba      73       IV  Cymbale          244
        Sub                          8' Oboe              73
        Super                        8' Vox Humana        73
        Chimes             CH           Tremulant
                                    16' Double Trumpet    73 *
        ANTIPHONAL                   8' Trumpet           73 *
     8' Open Diapason      73        4' Clarion           73 *
     8' Harmonic Flute     73           Sub
     8' Gamba              73           Super
     8' Lieblichflöte      73           Chimes            CH
     8' Dolce              73
     4' Octave             73           CHOIR
     4' Flauto Dolce       73       16' Gedeckt           73
     8' Cornopean          73        8' Violin Diapason   73
        Tremulant                    8' Melodia           73
                                     8' Dulciana          73
        ANTIPHONAL PEDAL             8' Unda Maris     tc 61
    16' Bourdon            32        4' Violina           73
     8' Flute              12        4' Flûte d'Amour     73
                                 2 2/3' Nazard            61
        PEDAL                        2' Flageolet         61
    16' Open Diapason      32    1 3/5' Tierce            61
    16' Principal          GT        8' Clarinet          73 *
    16' Bourdon            32           Tremulant
    16' Viola              SW           Sub
    16' Gedeckt            CH           Super
     8' Octave             12           Chimes (Deagan A) 25
     8' Stopped Flute      12
     8' Cello              32        *  on heavier wind
     4' Super Octave       12
    16' Trombone           32 *         Case of oak to extend 
     8' Trumpet            12 *         the full width of the
     4' Clarion            12 *         gallery, 46 feet wide.
        Chimes             CH
    
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield June 14, 2010.]
  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.