The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Millsaps College
North State & Woodrow Wilson
Jackson, Mississippi 38201

Recital Hall

OHS Database ID 39334.

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Status and Condition

The state of this organ is unknown to the database, being undocumented or unreported.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition September 28, 2009.


Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) pitman chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 29 stops. 40 registers. 38 ranks. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is at the front of the room, and some pipes are exposed. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on angled jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Adjustable combination pistons. 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

  • Identified from factory documents and publications courtesy of Stephen Schnurr. (Database Manager. February 23, 2009)
  • Updated through online information from Jeff Scofield. -- Installed at the back of the stage, with Great and most of the Positiv exposed. (Database Manager. September 28, 2009)

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Photographs

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Building Exterior. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01
Console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01
Auditorium stage, exposed pipes and console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01
Auditorium, exposed pipes and console. Photograph by Jeff Scofield 2017-11-01

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Stoplist

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
         Jackson, Mississippi
         Millsaps College, Recital Hall
    
         Möller   Op. 10657   1970   3/38
    
         GREAT (3" wind)              POSITIV (2 3/4")(*enclosed)
      8' Principal 61              8' Flute Bouchee 61 *
      8' Rohrflöte 61              8' Flute Bouchee Celeste 49 tc *
      4' Octave 61                 4' Chimney Flute 61
      4' Koppelflöte 61            2' Octavin 61
      2' Doublette 61          1 1/3' Larigot 61
     II  Sesquialtera 98 tc      III  Cymbal 183
     IV  Fourniture 244            8' Cromorne 61 *
      8' Trumpet 61                   Tremulant
    
         SWELL (3½")                  PEDAL (3")
     16' Bourdon 61               16' Principal 32
      8' Bourdon 12               16' Soubass 32
      8' Viole de Gambe 61        16' Bourdon SW
      8' Viole Celeste 54 GG       8' Principal 12
      4' Principal 61              8' Bourdon 12
      4' Flute 12                  4' Octave 32
      2' Nachthorn 61              4' Bourdon 12
    III  Plein Jeu 183             2' Super Octave 12
     16' Basson 61 (1-18 L/2)     II  Rauschquint 64
      8' Trompette 61             II  Acuta 24
      4' Rohrschalmei 61          16' Bombarde 32
         Tremulant                16' Basson SW
         Sub                       8' Bombarde 12
         Unison Off                4' Cromorne PO
         Super
    
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield September 28, 2009.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.