The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 986

Builder Identification

Urbana, Illinois 1981–1989; Champaign, Illinois from 1989.

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, rev. ed. 1997, with updated information). —

    Born April 7, 1955 in Morris, Illinois; apprenticed with Robert L. David of Chicago, Illinois, 1971–1974; with Kurt Roderer, Evanston, Illinois; M.M. in church music and organ performance, Northwestern University; curator of organs, University of Illinois, 1980; established John-Paul Buzard Organ Craftsmen of Urbana, Illinois, 1981, incorporated 1985; firm relocated to Champaign, Illinois, 1989–1995.

    Sources:

    • John-Paul Buzard.
    • Michael Friesen.
    • The American Organist, November 1989, 54.
    •  

  • For further information, see: Buzard Pipe Organ Builders

Database Entries

There are 28 entries in the database that describe organs by John-Paul Buzard.


We are always interested in adding to our information about builders and correcting any errors that our Database may contain. If you can provide us with corrections or additions to the information presented here, please click the Update button and use the online form to send us details.

Your cooperation and support are greatly appreciated.


 

OHS Logo

This page was opened in a secondary window or tab. To return to the list of builders, simply close this tab.


Builder's nameplates. Photograph by Marlon G. Hurst

Builder's nameplate. Photograph by Bryan Dunnewald