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Stuart Organ Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments


Springfield, Massachusetts, 1973–1984.
Classification: Builder

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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). —

Established by Richard Hedgebeth in Springfield, Massachusetts, 1973; in Aldenville, Massachusetts, 1975; in Chicopee, Massachusetts, 1983; firm closed 1984.


  • Susan Caust Farrell, Directory of Contemporary American Musical Instrument Makers (Columbia, MO: The University of Missouri Press, 1981), 134.
  • Organ Handbook: 1973 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society).
  • Organ Handbook: 1975 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society).
  • Barabara Owen.
  • John Panning.
  • Stephen Pinel.
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
  • The American Organist, January 1983, 37.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on September 27, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 18 Organs
  • 3 Divisions
  • 1 Consoles

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