Christopher Marks
Concert organist specializing in historic organs and American repertoire

Casavant Frères Ltée., Opus 3636, 1987

OHS Database ID 1.


Birmingham-Southern College
900 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, Alabama 35254

Hill Music Building, Recital Hall

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The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.

The organ is in good condition and in regular use.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2010-09-24.

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Photographs

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Organ Façade; full height, diagonal view.. 1988-01-14
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-12-21
Organ Case. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2006-12-21

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The organ is in center chambers at the front of the room with visible façade pipes or case front. There are hinged doors that enclose keyboards. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 36 stops. 53 ranks. 2685 pipes. Manual compass is 58 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Slider chests. Sliders moved by electric motors. Balanced mechanical key action. Electric stop action.

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

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