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Distinction:

Rapid City, South Dakota, from 1980s.
Classification: Organ Supplier

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August 20, 2015:

Note from Organ Database Builders editor Stephen Hall, February 11, 2018. —

Studied organ at Concordia College, St. Paul with Paul Manz. Transferred to the University of Minnesota to complete a degree in organ performance under Heinrich Fleischer. Formed Justin Organ Pipes in St. Paul, Minnesota, which later became Matters, Inc., a general organ supply company. Purchased Schlicker Organ Company in 1992 and merged his firm into Schlicker.

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We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 07, 2019.

August 20, 2015:

For further information, see: Schlicker Organ Company

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.

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). —

Active in St. Paul, Minnesota, c. 1980, aluminum organ pipes and organ parts as Justin Organ Pipes; in Rapid City, South Dakota, 1986; associated with Temple Organ Co. of St. Joseph, Missouri. Staff: Mark V. Matters.

Sources:

  • The American Institute of Organbuilders (AIO) 1982 membership directory.
  • The Diapason June 1986, 14.
  • John Panning.
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 07, 2019.

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