Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Klaus Becker (1973)

Location:

Hope College
Holland, MI 49423 US
Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts - Room 273
Organ ID: 3367

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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 good, in regular use.
We received the most recent update for this instrument's status from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.

Technical Details:

  • Chests: Slider
  • 5 ranks. 280 pipes. 1 divisions. 2 manuals. 5 stops.
All:
  • Chest Type(s): Slider chests
We received the most recent update for this division from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Main:
  • Manuals: 2
  • Divisions: 1
  • Stops: 5
  • Position: Keydesk attached, manuals set into case.
  • Manual Compass: 56
  • Pedal Compass: 30
  • Key Action: Mechanical connection from key to chest (tracker, sticker or mix).
  • Stop Action: Mechanical connection between stop control and chest.
  • Stop Controls: Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs.
  • Combination Action: No combination action.
  • Swell Control Type: No enclosed divisions.
  • Pedalboard Type: Concave radiating pedalboard.
We received the most recent update for this console from Database Manager on May 13, 2018.
Database Manager on May 25, 2016:

Organ was originally in the Nykerk Hall of Music until the new Jack H. Miller Center for Musical Arts opened in 2015.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on November 01, 2015:

Updated through online information from John Deppe.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on June 22, 2010:

Updated through online information from Chad Boorsma.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Database Manager on June 11, 2010:

Updated through online information from Chad Boorsma.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
Source not recorded: Open In New Tab Stoplist taken from the console (June 10, 2010)
We received the most recent update for this stoplist from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

Instrument Images:

Organ: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-06-10

Builder's Name Stencil & Logo: Photograph by Chad Boorsma. Taken on 2010-06-25

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