The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1562

Builder Identification

Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1967; Houston, Texas, 1974; in Ann Arbor, Michigan, date unknown.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, rev. ed., by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1997). -

    Born December 16, 1915; father of four sons; with Wicks firm of Highland, Illinois; representative of Walcker firm of Germany in Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1967; a founder of Visser-Rowland Associates of Houston, Texas, 1974; in Ann Arbor, Michigan; died December 16, 1984 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.


    • The Diapason: April 1974, 13.
    • Music: July 1976, 48. [Music became The American Organist in the January 1979 issue.]
    • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
    • Social Security Death Index.

Database Entries

There is one entry in the database that describes an organ by S. H. Dembinsky.

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