The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 1990

Builder Identification

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1750s-1760s.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991). -

    Born September 5, 1730 in Arfeld, Germany; active in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1750s-1760s; pipe organs, harpsichords; died October, 1767, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


    • Raymond J. Brunner, ‘-That Ingenious Business--: Pennsylvania German Organbuilders (Birdsboro, Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania German Society 1990), 59.
    • Orpha Ochse, The History of the Organ in the United States (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1975), 41, 49.


Database Entries

There are 3 entries in the database that describe organs by Philip Feyring.

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