The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Marygrove College
8425 W. McNichols Dr.
Detroit, Michigan 48221

Sacred Heart Chapel

OHS Database ID 46865.

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Status and Condition

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 May 4, 2012.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 41 stops. 38 registers. 42 ranks. 2715 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

The organ is in a gallery-level case at the rear of the room. Traditional style console with roll top. The console is in a fixed position, center.

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


  • Identified through on-line information from Jeff Scofield. (Database Manager. June 14, 2010)
  • Updated through online information from Connor Annable. (Database Manager. July 13, 2011)
  • Updated through online information from Kip Said. (Database Manager. May 4, 2012)

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Detroit, Michigan
           Marygrove College, Sacred Heart Chapel
           Casavant   Op. 1246   1928   3/42
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           GREAT                        SWELL
       16' Bourdon           68     16' Gedeckt           68
        8' Open Diapason     68      8' Open Diapason     68
        8' Doppelflöte       68      8' Stopped Diapason  68
        8' Gemshorn          68      8' Viola di Gamba    68
        8' Chimney Flute     68      8' Voix Celeste      68
        4' Octave            68      8' Aeoline           68
        4' Harmonic Flute    68      4' Fugara            68
        2' Fifteenth         61      4' Flauto Traverso   68
      III  Mixture          204      2' Piccolo           61
        8' Trumpet           68    III  Dolce Cornet     204
        4' Clarion           68      8' Cornopean         68
           Super                     8' Oboe              68
           Chimes            CH      8' Vox Humana        68
           Harp              CH         Tremulant
           CHOIR                        Super
        8' Geigen Principal  68         Chimes            CH
        8' Melodia           68         Harp              CH
        8' Dulciana          68
        8' Unda Maris        68         PEDAL
        4' Flûte d'Amour     68     16' Open Diapason     32
        4' Violina           68     16' Bourdon           32
    2 2/3' Nazard            68     16' Gedeckt           SW
        2' Flageolet         61      8' Octave            12
        8' Clarinet          68      8' Stopped Flute     12
        8' Musette           68      8' Cello             32
           Tremulant                16' Trombone          32
           Sub                          Chimes            CH
           Chimes (Deagan A) 25
           Harp              61
           Harp Sub
    [Received on line from Jeff Scofield June 15, 2010.]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.