Reference Entry

Renn, Samuel (1786)

Edited by Joyce Bourne

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199578108
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744518
Renn, Samuel (1786)

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English organ‐builder. Apprenticed c.1800 to his uncle James Davis and became his foreman 1808, supervising many installations. On Davis’s retirement, Renn took over his Lancashire business and traded as Renn & Boston. Built 100 organs ...

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Subjects: Music

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