Stoughton, Massachusetts, 1983–1987; Norwood, Massachusetts, 1987–1989; New York City, New York, from 2014.
John Bishop apprenticed with Jan Leek of Oberlin, Ohio, begining in 1975.1 Mr. Bishop was with Angerstein & Associates(1983–1987) of Stoughton, Massachusetts, where he constructed keyboards. After the Angerstein firm closed, he did service work in Norwood, Massachusetts. He established the Bishop Organ Co. in North Reading, Massachusetts in 1987.2 Mr. Bishop is currently one of the principals of the Organ Clearing House in Cambridge, Massachusetts, having worked there since 2000. In 2005, the Bishop Organ Company was merged into the Organ Clearing House. In 2014, John and his wife, Wendy Strothman, moved to New York City, New York where they live in Greenwich Village. John continues to operate the Organ Clearing House, and in 2015 reorganized the Bishop Organ Company as a consulting service.3
The following note is from the previous version of this entry; it has been superseded by the note above, which contains new information or corrects errors or inaccuracies.
With Angerstein firm of Stoughton, Massachusetts, keyboards [1983–1987]; active in Norwood, Massachusetts, by 1987, service; active in 1989.
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