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Rivé Pipe Organ Co. View Extant Instruments View Instruments


New Orleans, Louisiana, c. 1900; Metairie, Louisiana, 1989.
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). —

Established by Adolphe Rivé Sr. as Rivé & Rivé in New Orleans, Louisiana, c. 1900; representatives of Möller firm of Hagerstown, Maryland, 1944; active in Metairie, Louisiana, 1989.

Staff: Adolphe Rivé, Jr.; Emile Rivé; John Worrel.


  • Rachelen Lien.
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on November 09, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 5 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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