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The organ builder

by Cohen, Robert

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Alamos (N.M.)
    • Subjects:
    • Atomic bomb -- Fiction.,
    • Los Alamos (N.M.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Cohen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3553.O4273 O74 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 288 p. ;
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2408718M
      ISBN 10006015909X
      LC Control Number87046131
      OCLC/WorldCa17326545

      Henry Bevington (26 July – 8 November ) was a prolific English organ builder active in London during the Victorian of his organs were erected in Australia and South Africa.(van der Linde ). Bevington was born in London to Samuel and Elizabeth (Portsmouth) Bevington, who were Quakers. He was an apprentice of Ohrmann & Nutt, and also of John Snetzler. With 10 ts: ANNA MARIE FLUSCHE, Willem Hermans, Organ Builder of the Society of Jesus. EDWARD HIGGINBOTTOM, Ecclesiastical Prescription and French Classical Organ Music. C.W. PLATT, Organs of the Vice-regal period in four Mexican cathedrals.

      Organ building for amateurs a practical guide for home-workers by Mark Wicks and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   An organ-builder has to be an architect, a master cabinetmaker, and a musician all in one, the one person in the shop whose vision can produce a .

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Find more information about: ISBN: X D.R Burville Organ Builders have over sq. ft of storage facilities and stock, making it one of the largest in the UK. An extensive selection of organ building parts, machines and equipment after buying the workshop of the well-known organ builder and arranger Arthur Prinsen of Belgium.

Ernest Martin Skinner (born in Clarion, Pennsylvania – November 26/27, ) was one of the most successful American pipe organ builders of the early 20th century. His electro-pneumatic switching systems advanced the technology of organ building in the first part of the 20th century.

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I started this Company in because I wanted to build organs that sounded like the grand instruments of the 19th and early 20th centuries, but with a clarity of.

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