News from the
Organ Historical Society

Documentary | A Breath of Fresh Air

A Breath of Fresh Air  Imag­ine watch­ing a 200-year old organ, bro­ken, tat­tered, and for­got­ten com­ing to life again. Imag­ine see­ing crafts­men and his­to­ri­ans work­ing togeth­er on a neglect­ed instru­ment, restor­ing it to glo­ry piece by piece. Imag­ine gaz­ing at its…

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Librarian Assistant needed at The Organ Historical Society

LIBRARIAN ASSISTANT need­ed at The Organ His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety The Organ His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety seeks to fill a part-time posi­tion of Librar­i­an Assis­tant at its nation­al head­quar­ters in Vil­lano­va, PA.  The suc­cess­ful can­di­date must embrace the mis­sion of Organ Historical…

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Relay in Honor of James Weaver | May 252020

Relay in Hon­or of James Weaver | May 25, 2020 Mem­bers of the East­man School of Music Organ Depart­ment are orga­niz­ing a long-dis­tance run­ning and walk­ing relay to raise funds for the E. Pow­er Big­gs Schol­ars pro­gram, a pro­gram that facil­i­tates the par­tic­i­pa­tion of…

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James M. Weaver (1937 – 2020)

James M. Weaver1937 – 2020 It is with deep sad­ness that we announce the pass­ing of Jim Weaver, past CEO of the Organ His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety. Jim was a beloved mem­ber of the Soci­ety who gave to every­one he met a gen­eros­i­ty of spir­it, kind­ness, and gen­tle demeanor. Throughout…

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Changes in the Organ World: 1970 – 2020

Changes in the Organ World: 1970 – 2020 Craig Cramer has been a val­ued col­league, men­tor, and friend to organ­ists around the world dur­ing his long tenure as pro­fes­sor of organ at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Notre Dame. As he pre­pares to retire in May 2020, we at Notre Dame are…

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OHS Announces Symposium 2019

The Sym­phon­ic Organ at Stoneleigh An Aeo­lian-Skin­ner Cel­e­bra­tion Octo­ber 13 — 15, 2019   About the Sym­po­sium Firm­ly estab­lished at our nation­al head­quar­ters on the Stoneleigh Estate in Vil­lano­va, Penn­syl­va­nia, the Organ His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety is pleased to…

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New OHS Phone Number

New OHS Phone Num­ber  As of March 1, 2019 OHS has a brand new tele­phone num­ber to reflect our res­i­den­cy in Penn­syl­va­nia.  While the old num­ber will work for a while, please take note: 484.488.PIPE (7473). Four foots and eight foots with no…

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The OHS Mission Statement

The Organ His­tor­i­cal Soci­ety cel­ebrates, pre­serves, and stud­ies the pipe organ in Amer­i­ca in all its his­toric styles, through re­search, edu­ca­tion, ad­vocacy, and music.

The Organ Historical Society

330 North Spring Mill Road
Vil­lano­va, PA 19085 – 1737
(484) 488-PIPE (7473)
info@​organhistoricalsociety.​org

 

 

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