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Casavant Frères (Opus 3903, 2015)

Location:

Hope College
Columbia Ave. & 10th Street
Holland, MI 49423 US
Jack H. Miller Center for Performing Arts
Organ ID: 51926

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Status and Condition:

  • This instrument's location type is: Colleges and Universities
  • The organ is unaltered from its original state.
  • The organ's condition is unknown.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Electro-pneumatic (EP)
  • 54 ranks. 3,092 pipes. 4 divisions. 3 manuals. 44 stops. 62 registers.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Electro-pneumatic (EP) chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 3
  • Divisions: 4
  • Stops: 44
  • Registers: 62
  • Position: Movable console.
  • Manual Compass: 61
  • Pedal Compass: 32
  • Key Action: Electrical connection from key to chest.
  • Stop Action: Electric connection between stop control and chest.
  • Console Style: Traditional style without cover.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in horizontal rows on curved jambs.
  • Combination Action: Computerized/Digital system.
  • Swell Control Type: Balanced swell shoes/pedals, AGO standard placement.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard meeting AGO Standards.
  • Has Crescendo Pedal
  • Has Tutti Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Tutti Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Combination Action Toe Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Thumb Piston(s)
  • Has Coupler Reversible Toe Piston(s)
  • Has a Piston Sequencer
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 20, 2018.
Database Manager on May 25, 2016:

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.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Manager on August 15, 2013:

This entry describes an original installation of a new pipe organ. Identified by Jeff Scofield, using information found in Factory specifications.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist copied from the factory specifications
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Console: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2016-05-24

Console: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2016-05-24

Console: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2016-05-24

Stage, Console, and Chamber Grillework: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2016-05-24

Auditorium Interior, Stage, Console, and Chamber Grillework: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2016-05-24

Auditorium Interior and Balcony: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2016-05-24

Building Exterior: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2016-05-24

Console, stage and organ chambers: Photograph courtesy of Casavant Frères.

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