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Distinction:

Santa Cruz area, California, 1984-2002?
Classification: Builder

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May 07, 2018:

From Organ Database Builders editor Stephen Hall, October 16, 2019. —

No longer in operation; William Visscher is listed as a principal at Hupalo & Repasky, his biography on their website states "For eighteen years, he owned and operated his own firm, Visscher Associates located in the Santa Cruz area."

Source:

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 16, 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 William A. Visscher; in Brookdale, California, 1984; in Soquel, California, 1987; in Santa Cruz, California, 1988; Felton, California, 1996; active in 1996.

Staff: Charles Ainslie; Ross Baker; Jason Bloomberg; Lorrie Emery; Mark Hotsenpiller; Greg Miziumski; Christopher Pearson; James R. Steinborn; David Wilde.

Sources:

  • Organ Handbook 1984, 101; 1987, 42 (Richmond, Va.: Organ Historical Society).
  • Elizabeth Towne Schmitt.
  • The American Organist October 1988, 87; February 1996, 89 (New York: American Guild of Organists)

We received the most recent update for this note from Database Manager on October 16, 2019.

Database Specs:

  • 9 Organs
  • 0 Divisions
  • 0 Consoles

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