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"1924 Kimball Pipe Organ Restoration"
The pipe organ located in the Lerner Theatre in Elkhart, Indiana has recently been restored. It was installed in 1924 when the theatre opened, and is one of three Kimball pipe organs in the US that remains in its original facility. Watch the restoration process from beginning to end while looking over the shoulders of the artisans who brought it back to life.

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Now Available:

The DVD "Pipe Dream" is available for sale. Once again playing beautiful music the restored organ is a jewel. In this video you will not only see and hear the organ being played but you will follow the restoration process from an unplayable, water damaged organ to the beautiful instrument that it is today.

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