The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 2003

Builder Identification

Erie, Pennsylvania, 1978-2015

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, revised edition, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1997). -

    Active in Erie, Pennsylvania, 1982; active in 1996.



    • American Institute of Organbuilders (AIO) 1982 and 1996 membership directories.

  • From Organ Database Builders editor Stephen Hall, August, 2015. -

    A service firm established by Paul Fischer in Erie, Pennsylvania 1978 after the closing of Phelps and Associates where he had been plant superintendent for both Phelps and Tellers at the same location. The firm name was later changed to Fischer Organ Co. Mark Fischer, son of Paul, joined the firm in 1986 and became president after his father's retirement. In addition to tuning, service and routine maintenance, the firm does enlargements and rebuilds of existing instruments and integration with Hauptwerk digital voices. Active in 2015.


    • From Fischer Pipe Organ Co. website, accessed August 2015, "" [website closed, 2017] .
    • Telephone conversations with Mark Fischer and Paul Fischer.

Database Entries

There are 2 entries in the database that describe organs by Paul E. Fischer Pipe Organ Sales & Service.

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