Jax Symphony’s “King of Instruments” Turns 100

Fans of the Jacksonville Symphony may know the kaleidoscope of sounds that come from the orchestra’s massive pipe organ, but they may not know it’s history, or what it takes to tune it.

“With this many pipes, anything can go wrong,” said organ technician Chaz Dewsbury, who’s been taking care of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra’s Bryan Concert Organ for the last seven years.

Fans of the Jacksonville Symphony may know the kaleidoscope of sounds that come from the orchestra’s massive pipe organ, but they may not know it’s history, or what it takes to tune it.

“With this many pipes, anything can go wrong,” said organ technician Chaz Dewsbury, who’s been taking care of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra’s Bryan Concert Organ for the last seven years.