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Buzard Organs features a wide array of beautiful instruments, by a number of accomplished builders. Click a link below to explore our work in greater detail […] Read More

John-Paul Buzard Pipe Organ Builders ❖ 217-352-1955 112 West Hill Street ❖ Champaign, IL 61820 2020 Service Projects at Buzard This has been the most unusual of years for everyone, with our entire company and Service Department of course being no exception.  We successfully shut down for several weeks and are still in business […] Read More

Bethlehem Lutheran Church made the decision to move into a new building.   As part of their relocation, they have planned for a future school and retirement community as well as walking paths!  The first component of the site is a new sanctuary, which included in the planning the relocation of their present instrument, which has […] Read More

This remarkable Hinners and Albertsen organ has tracker action to the Manual keyboards and tubular pneumatic action to the Pedal stops.  The façade of this organ is original and is in surprisingly good condtion.  John-Paul Buzard Pipe Organ Builders was commissioned recently to completely clean the instrument and restore the Pedal chests and the Pedal […] Read More

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The organ at St. Mary’s Church, Kickapoo, IL was built c.1900 by the firm of Hinners of Pekin, IL for an unknown purchaser, and subsequently moved to its present location. The organ has been cared for by Buzard Pipe Organ Builders since 1987. In 1988 a new electric blower was installed, as were additional pipes […] Read More

Complete rebuild of 1922 Hinners organ, opus 2630 - 25 stops across two manuals and pedal, restored ventil manual windchests, added new pedal windchests, added new pipework, renovated existing console […] Read More

Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Farmer City, Illinois Hinners Organ Company, Pekin, Illinois Opus 2986, installed 1929 Restored 2003-04 by Buzard Pipe Organ Builders, Champaign, IL 5” wind pressure, A-440 hz […] Read More

This organ project was a special joy for us at Buzard Pipe Organ Builders.  Like many renovation projects, it did not happen quickly.  John-Paul Buzard first visited this organ in its original home in December, 1990, and pointed out that this venerable instrument was overdue for a comprehensive renovation. Buzard Pipe Organ Builders had already developed […] Read More

This very late Hinners Pipe Organ is perhaps one of the largest late instruments ever produced. Originally built as Bethany Reformed Church, founded in 1890, Christ Temple Cathdral, itself founded in 1917, acquired the building in 1972. The organ had become unplayable because the static reservoir needed a complete restoration and releathering. This work was […] Read More