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J. F. Nordlie Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 1976.
Classification: Builder

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May 07, 2018:

From Organ Database Builders editor Stephen Hall, April 23, 2018. —

J.F. Nordlie Co. is a organbuilding company established by John F. Nordlie in 1976. Nordlie was part of the staff of Noack Organs of Massachusetts and began his business building mechanical action instruments. The firm has since expanded its scope and created instruments using a variety of electrical key-actions. The firm has an opus list of over 50 new instruments, the largest being of three manuals and 49 ranks, constructed for the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, New Ulm, Minnesota.

Source:

  • J.F. Nordlie Co. website, accessed April 23, 2018, jfnordlie.com/.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 11, 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). —

Established by John F. Nordlie in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 1976; active in 1988.

Staff: David L. Beyer; A. Eugene Doutt; Eric J. Grane; Martin D. Larsen; Dale E. Nordlie; Donald E. Nordlie; Paul E. Nordlie.

Source:

  • Letter to David Fox.
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We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on April 11, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 27 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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