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Huge strip/matrix/bread board used by DIY organbuilder

This (circa 1970) DIY switching matrix, comprising some 1,500 transistors, is constructed on the largest piece of strip/matrix/bread board that I have...

Laurens Hammond: Close up

I was trying to determine if there were any recorded films of Laurens Hammond interviews or of him meeting any of our famous Hammond players, but so far...

A recent restoration completed...

This is a single rank Alexandre harmonium that I recently completed. It was purchased to be parted out, it was only good for parts as the keyboard was...

Interviews with Don Leslie -- NAMM Oral History, 2001 and 2004 respectively.

Here are a couple interviews with Don Leslie. The lengthier one (48 minutes) is in his former home in Altadena California. The other I believe was either...

The Quest to Restore Notre Dame's Glorious Sound

There is an excellent article in the New York Times about the efforts to restore the sound of Notre Dame as it is being rebuilt after the fire. The article...
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