Pipe Organ Database

a project of the organ historical society

Roy A. Redman (Organ Co.) View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Fort Worth, Texas, from 1968.
Classification: Builder

Update This Entry
April 12, 2016:

From the OHS Database Builders editor, April 8, 2016 —

Roy Redman Pipes organs is active as of April 2016. The firm specializes in building new mechanical (tracker) action instruments and restoring old mechanical action organs.

Source:

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on November 05, 2019.

October 30, 2004:

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

Born February 23, 1938 in Wichita Falls, Texas; graduate of University of North Texas, Denton, 1960, and Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1964; informal work relationship with Sipe-Yarbrough firm of Dallas, Texas, 1963 and with Otto Hofmann of Austin, Texas; established firm in Fort Worth, Texas, 1968; active in 1995.

Staff: Frank L. Friemel; John King.

Sources:

  • Correspondence of David H. Fox.
  • Music* February 1973 (New York: American Guild of Organists), 6.
  • Uwe Pape, The Tracker Organ Revival in America, (Berlin: Pape Verlag, 1978), 428.
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
  • The American Organist April 1989 (New York: American Guild of Organists), 92.
*Renamed The American Organist beginning with January 1979 issue. —Ed.

 

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on November 04, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 87 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 1 Consoles

This builder has been viewed 328 times.