Boston, Massachusetts, 1958-1963; New York City, NY 1965-1980s; Charlotte, North Carolina 1980s; Monroe, North Carolina from 1992–2015.
Born 10 October 1932 in Norwich, Connecticut; with Aeolian-Skinner, 1958-1963, apprentice, installer, voicer; partner in Adams-Bufano Organ Co. of New York City, New York, 1963–1965; own firm in New York City, thereafter; briefly with Reuter Organ Co. of Lawrence, Kansas, c. 1986; relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina, c. 1987; established John Street Organ Co. of Monroe, North Carolina, by 1992; active under own name in Monroe, 1993; active 1997.
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Gilbert Adams (1932-2015) began his career in 1958 with Aeolian-Skinner of Boston as an apprentice. By 1963, he was an installer, and voicer. He left Skinner and became partner with Anthony Bufano in Adams-Bufano Organ Co. of New York City, NY, 1963-1965. He established his own firm in New York City, New York, thereafter; and was briefly with the Reuter Organ Co. of Lawrence, Kansas, around 1986. He relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina, circa 1987; and established John Street Organ Co. of Monroe, North Carolina, by 1992. He was active under own name in Monroe until at least 1999. Gilbert Adams died in 2015.
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