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Casavant Frères Ltée., Opus 1200, 1927

OHS Database ID 27239.


Detroit Institute of Arts
5200 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, Michigan 48202

Auditorium

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

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 2010-08-06.
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Photographs

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Auditorium Interior and Chamber Grillework. Photograph courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives 1927-11-01

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The organ is in chambers to the sides at the front of the room. There are no visible pipes. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, right.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 68 stops. 60 registers. 77 ranks. 5399 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

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

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