Lye Organ Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada, c. 1935-1944; Scarborough, Ontario, Canada, 1944-1952.
Classification: Builder

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August 14, 2015:

For further information see Edward Lye & Sons

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October 30, 2004:

Note from the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va., Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

Succeeded Edward Lye & Sons; established by Walter L. and William L. Lye in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, c. 1935; relocated to Scarborough, Ontario, Canada, 1944; ceased organbuilding, c. 1952.

Staff: Murray Lye; Norman Lye.

Source:

  • Kallmann et al., Encyclopedia of Music in Canada (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1981) 567.
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Database Specs:

  • 2 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 2 Consoles

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