Casavant, Opus 2730, 1963

OHS Database ID 2274.

Acadia University
School of Music
Wolfville Nova Scotia B0P 1Z1 Canada

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 2012-05-11.

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Organ Fa├žade. Photograph by Clyde Dollimount 2012-01-01
Nave, Balcony, and Organ Case. Photograph by Gordon Callon 2012-05-07
Organ Case. Photograph by Gordon Callon 2012-05-07
Organ case from right side. Photograph by Devin Johnstone 2011-02-27
Left stopjamb. Photograph by Devin Johnstone 2011-02-27
Right stopjamb. Photograph by Devin Johnstone 2011-02-27

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The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Non-traditional style console. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Two manuals. 20 stops. 28 ranks.

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. No enclosed divisions. No combination action. AGO Standard (concave radiating) pedalboard.


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  • Stoplist taken from console February 27, 2011
    Wolfville, Nova Scotia
    Manning Memorial Chapel, Acadia University
    Casavant Freres Ltd., opus 2730, 1963
           GREAT                     SWELL
       16' Quintaden   56         8' Gedackt      56
        8' Prinzipal   56         4' Spitz Flote  56
        8' Rohr Flote  56         2' Prinzipal    56
        4' Oktave      56     1 1/3' Quinte       56 
        4' Wald Flote  56        II' Sesquialtera 88
        2' Flach Flote 56        II  Zimbel      112
       IV  Mixtur     224         8' Krumhorn     56
        8' Trompete    56            Tremulant
       16' Sub Bass    32
        8' Principal   32
        4' Choral Bass 32
       IV  Mixtur     128
       16' Fagott      32
        I - II 
        I - Ped
        II - Ped    
    [Received from Devin Johnstone 2011-03-04.]