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Restoration of the Kotzschmar Organ

Portland, Maine's Kotzchmar Organ is 1 of only 2 surviving municipal organs in the U.S.

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    Portland, Maine's Kotzschmar Organ is one of only two surviving municipal organs in the country. (Published Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014)

    It was once the second largest instrument in the world; now, the Kotzschmar Organ in Portland, Maine, is one of only two surviving municipal organs in the United States.

    The 100-year-old instrument has just gone through a $2.6 million restoration in order to keep it singing for generations to come.

    Watch the above video for more. 

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