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Johann David Tannenberg View Extant Instruments View Instruments


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1782-1798; Kraussdale, Pennsylvania, 1798-1799
Classification: Builder

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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 September 13, 1760; son of David Tannenberg; in Lititz, Pennsylvania; in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1782-1798, organ and piano business; with John and Andrew Krauss in Kraussdale, Pennsylvania, 1798-1799; died c. 1802.


  • Raymond J. Brunner, ‘-That Ingenious Business--: Pennsylvania German Organbuilders (Birdsboro, Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania German Society 1990), 104.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on February 11, 2019.

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