The OHS Pipe Organ Database

Hope College
Columbia Ave. & 10th Street
Holland, Michigan 49423

Jack H. Miller Center for Performing Arts

OHS Database ID 51897.

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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 August 25, 2013.
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Technical Details

Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests.

Three manuals. 4 divisions. 44 stops. 62 registers. 54 ranks. 3092 pipes. Manual compass is 61 notes. Pedal compass is 32 notes.

Traditional style console. The console is movable.

Drawknobs in horizontal rows on curved jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals, standard AGO placement. Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system. 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.


  • This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Jeff Scofield, using information found in Factory specifications. (Database Manager. August 15, 2013)
  • The chambers are on the second level behind the stage with the Solo on the left, the Grand Orgue and Pedal in the middle, and the Récit on the right. Each division is under expression. (Chad Boorsma. May 25, 2016)

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Console. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2016-05-24
Console. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2016-05-24
Console. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2016-05-24
Stage, Console, and Chamber Grillework. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2016-05-24
Auditorium Interior, Stage, Console, and Chamber Grillework. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2016-05-24
Auditorium Interior and Balcony. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2016-05-24
Building Exterior. Photograph by Chad Boorsma 2016-05-24
Console, stage and organ chambers. Photograph courtesy of Casavant Frères

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  • Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
           Holland, Michigan
           Hope College
           Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts
           Casavant   Op. 3903   2015   3/54
           Courtesy of the Casavant Frères Archives
           St. Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada
           GRAND ORGUE (I)                       SOLO (III)
       16' Violon                61 a        16' Bourdon           12 c
        8' Montre                61           8' Flûte Traversière 61
        8' Salicional            61           8' Violoncello       61
        8' Bourdon               61           8' Celéste           61
        4' Prestant              61           8' Cor de Nuit       61
        4' Flûte Ouverte         61           8' Voix Éolienne     49
        2' Doublette             61           4' Violon            61
      III  Cornet               183           4' Flûte Octaviante  61
     IV-V  Fourniture           293           2' Octavin           61
        8' Trompette             61          16' Clarinette        61
        4' Clairon               61           8' Cor Anglais       61
           Tremolo                            8' Clarinette        61
           Unison Off                            Tremolo
        8' Tuba                  SO              Sub
                                                 Unison Off
           RÉCIT (II)                            Super
        8' Diapason              61          16' Tuba              tc
        8' Bourdon               61 b         8' Tuba              61
        8' Viole de Gambe        61           4' Tuba              --
        8' Voix Céleste          56
        4' Principal             61              PÉDALE
        4' Flûte Douce           61          32' Soubasse          12 d
    2 2/3' Nasard                61          16' Contrebasse       32 e
        2' Octave                61          16' Soubasse          32 f
    1 3/5' Tierce                61          16' Violon            GO
        1' Sifflet               61          16' Bourdon           SO
     II-V  Plein Jeu Harmonique 228      10 2/3' Quinte            --
       16' Basson      F/L       61           8' Octavebasse       32
        8' Trompette Harmonique  61           8' Bourdon           12
        8' Basson-Hautbois       61           8' Cor de Nuit       SO
        8' Voix Humaine          61           4' Octave            32
        4' Clairon Harmonique    61          II  Théorbe           38
           Tremolo                           16' Bombarde   F/L    32 g
           Sub                               16' Basson            RE
           Unison Off                        16' Clarinette        SO
           Super                              8' Trompette         12
        8' Tuba                  SO           4' Clairon           12
                                              4' Clarinette        SO
                                              8' Tuba              SO
        a  1-12 open wood
        b  1-12 stopped wood
        c  stopped wood ext. of Cor de Nuit
        d  1-6 independent quints
        e  open wood
        f  1-24 stopped wood
        g  1-12 wood
          [Received online from Jeff Scofield August 25, 2013]
  • Click Here Stoplist copied from the factory specifications Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.