1820 - 1820 – George Bechtel is the first named organist

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George Bechtel is the first named organist

The first organist recorded at Saint James was George Bechtel who was paid $125 a year. When the new church was built the organ was placed in the rear gallery and air supplied by bellows pumped by the sexton.

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Saint James Episcopal Church
119 North Duke Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
717.397.4858
Office@saintjameslancaster.org

The Rev. David W. Peck, Rector
The Rev. Shayna Watson, Associate Rector
The Rev. Glenn Miller, Priest Associate

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