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Durst, Boegle & Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Erie, Pennsylvania, 1926; renamed Durst & Co.; merged with Organ Supply Co. as Organ Supply Industries, 1984.
Classification: Organ Supplier

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October 30, 2004:

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

Successor of Durst & Co.; established by Val P. Durst, Ignace Boegle, and Mr. Kibler in Erie, Pennsylvania, 1926; renamed Durst & Co.; merged with Organ Supply Co. as Organ Supply Industries, 1978.

Sources:

  • Diapason: Dec. 1926:26.
  • Diapason:Apr. 1929:10.
  • David Junchen, Encyclopedia of the American Theatre Organ, Vol. 1 (Pasadena: Showcase Publications, 1985), 147.
  • Music: Nov. 1978, 48. [Journal of the American Guild of Organists, Music became The American Organist with the January 1979 issue.]
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
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We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 0 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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