Casavant Frères Ltée., Opus 1177, 1927

OHS Database ID 32705.


Phillips Academy
180 Main St.
Andover, Massachusetts 01810

George Washington Hall

The organ has been relocated and is no longer at this location.

We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition 2010-12-06.

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Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

Four manuals. 5 divisions. 97 stops. 86 registers. 105 ranks. 7103 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. Adjustable combination pistons. Concave radiating pedalboard. 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.

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Andover, Massachusetts
           Phillips Academy
    
           Casavant   Op. 1177   1927   4/105
    
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
    
           (1) flues on 5" wind, reeds on 10"
           (2) flues on 10" wind, reeds on 20"
    
           The Crescendo Pedal will automatically close all 
           swell boxes as soon as it is brought into action.
    
           GREAT (1)                      CHOIR (all on 5" wind)
       16' Double Open Diapason 73    16' Quintaton 73
       16' Bourdon 73                  8' Open Diapason 73
        8' 1st Open Diapason 73        8' Melodia 73
        8' 2nd Open Diapason 73        8' Rohr Flute 73 *
        8' 2nd Open Diapason 73        8' Quintadena 73
        8' Hohl Flute 73               8' Viole d'Orchestre 73 
        8' Bourdon 73                    (this and celeste no too stringy)
        8' Dolce 73                    8' Viole Céleste 73
        4' Octave 73                   8' Dulciana 73
        4' Harmonic Flute 73           4' Octave 73
    2 2/3' Twelfth 73                  4' Flute d'Amour 73 *
        2' Fifteenth 61            2 2/3' Nazard 73 *
        V  Cornet 365                  2' Flageolet 61 *
       IV  Fourniture 292          1 3/5' Tierce 61 *
       16' Contra Tromba 73        1 1/3' Petite Quinte 61 *
        8' Tromba (bright) 73      1 1/7' Septième 61 *
        4' Clarion 73                  1' Piccolo 61 *
           Sub                      VIII  Cornet (made up of * stops)
           Super                      16' Bassoon 73
           Chimes SO                   8' Trumpet 73
           Celesta CH                  8' Clarinet 73
                                       8' Orchestral Oboe 73
           SWELL (1)                   4' Clarion 73
       16' Bourdon 73                     Tremulant
        8' Open Diapason 73               Sub
        8' Geigen Principal 73            Unison Off
        8' Flute Traverse 73              Super
          (fat scale)                     Chimes SO
        8' Cor de Nuit 73                 Harp (pf)
        8' Viola da Gamba 73              Celesta (pf)
        8' Voix Céleste 73
        8' Dolcissimo 73                  PEDAL (1)
        4' Octave 73                  32' Double Open Diapason 32
        4' Flute Octaviante 73        32' Soubasse 32
        4' Violina 73                 16' Open Diapason 12
        2' Piccolo 61                 16' Bourdon 12
        V  Cornet 365                 16' Violone 32
       IV  Plein Jeu 292              16' Dulciana 32
       16' Double Trumpet 73          16' Gedeckt SW
        8' Cornopean 73           10 2/3' Quint 32
        8' Oboe 73                     8' Octave 12
        8' Vox Humana 73               8' Flute 32
        4' Clarion 73                  8' Cello 32
           Tremulant                   8' Gedeckt SW
           Sub                         8' Dulciana 12
           Unison off              6 2/5' Tierce 32
           Super                   5 1/3' Quint 12
           Chimes So                   4' Super Octave 12
           Celeste CH                  4' Bourdon 32
                                       4' Gedeckt SW
           SOLO (2)                    4' Dulciana 12
       16' Contra Gamba 73            32' Contra Trombone 32
        8' Diapason 73                16' Trombone 12
        8' Grosse Flûte 73            16' Bassoon 32
        8' Gamba 73                    8' Trumpet 32
        8' Gamba Celeste 73            4' Clarion 32
        4' Octave 73                   2' Octave Clarion 32
        4' Flute Octaviante 73            Chimes SO
        4' Viola 73
      VII  Grand Cornet 511
       16' Tuba Magna 73
        8' Tuba Mirabilis 73
        8' French Horn 73
        8' Musette 73
        4' Tuba Clarion 73
           Tremulant
           Sub
           Super
           Chimes (Class A)
           Celesta CH
    
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield March 29, 2010.]