Urbana, Illinois 1981-1989; Champaign, Illinois from 1989.
For further information, see: Buzard Pipe Organ BuildersWe received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 09, 2020.
From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society, 1991, rev. ed. 1997, with updated information). -
Born April 7, 1955 in Morris, Illinois; apprenticed with Robert L. David of Chicago, Illinois, 1971-1974; with Kurt Roderer, Evanston, Illinois; M.M. in church music and organ performance, Northwestern University; curator of organs, University of Illinois, 1980; established John-Paul Buzard Organ Craftsmen of Urbana, Illinois, 1981, incorporated 1985; firm relocated to Champaign, Illinois, 1989-1995.