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Distinction:

Chattanooga, Tennessee, from 1960s.
Classification: Builder

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April 15, 2010:

From the OHS Database Builders Listing editor, October 2, 2016. —

Company began in 1960 in Chattanooga, Tennessee when William Barger began servicing pipe organs as an independent technician. Initially, business was centered on theater organs and reproducing player pianos, although there were church organ customers. From the mid-1960-s to the mid-1970-s.

Charles Nix joined the company first as a summer employee, and a few years later became a full partner in the expanding business. Company began to do more rebuilding, and to build new organs.

Staff: Bill Barger, Charles Nix, Al Parsons, Tony Hill, Linda Swift.

Source:

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

Database Specs:

  • 20 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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