The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 3379

Builder Identification

Louisville, KY, 1923–1988.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). —

    Born c. 1907; with Henry Pilcher's Sons of Louisville, Kentucky, 1923-1944, head reed voicer and service department manager; operated his own service firm, 1944-1952; with Schantz Organ Co. of Orrville, Ohio, 1952, installer, tonal finisher; with Miller Pipe Organ Co. of Louisville, Kentucky, 1988, consultant, voicer, and pipemaker. Kohler died 21 November, 1991.

    Staff: Joseph Brown.


Database Entries

There are 2 entries in the database that describe organs by Sylvester E. Kohler.

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