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Richard Geddes Jr (Geddes Pipe Organs) View Extant Instruments View Instruments


Austin, Texas, 1989–1995.
Classification: Builder

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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 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1997). -

Richard Geddes was born in 1942 in Winsted, Connecticut; son of Richard Geddes, Sr.; graduate of Bradley University; apprentice with Klais Orgelbauanstalt of Bonn, Germany; with father's firm in Winsted, Connecticut; succeeded his father as head of Geddes Pipe Organs of Austin, Texas; active in 1989–1995.


  • Letter to David H. Fox.
  • The American Organist: (American Guild of Organists, April 1989), 91.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 29, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 7 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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