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Philip J. Swartz View Extant Instruments View Instruments

Distinction:

Jacksonville, Florida, 1980s; Eatonton, Georgia, before 2001.
Classification: Service Person

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October 25, 2016:

From the OHS Database Builders Listing editor, October 25, 2016. -

Philip J. Swartz was active in southeast as a serviceman and rebuilder. He was a representative of Greenwood Organ Co. of Charlotte, North Carolina; in Jacksonville, Florida, 1972.1 Swartz relocated to Eatonton, Georgia by the early 2000s.2

Sources:

  1. David H. Fox, "Phillip J. Swartz" A Guide to North American Organbuilders (Organ Historical Society, 1997), p. 280.
  2. Builder's Nameplate on organ at St. Andrews Chapel, Sanford Florida.

 

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 02, 2019.

October 30, 2004:

From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1997). -

Active in southeast as a serviceman and rebuilder; representative of Greenwood Organ Co. of Charlotte, North Carolina; in Jacksonville, Florida, 1972.

Sources:

  • Music* November 1972 (American Guild of Organists), 15.
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.

*Renamed The American Organist begining with January 1979 issue. —Ed.
We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 02, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 5 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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