The Global Organ Group is the world’s largest manufacturer of digital and hybrid organs and is comprised of four unique brands (Rodgers, Johannus, Copeman Hart, & Makin) that combined have over 100 years of experience and expertise with over 100,000 installations worldwide. In addition, all four brands have led their market in innovation and have been uniquely developed and cultivated in their own cultural framework since their inception.
In April of 2019, the Canadian Rodgers dealer network was restructured to offer all Global Organ Group brands to more effectively serve the needs of the North American market with a complete offering of high-quality home, church and hybrid organs.
What links us is our love for the authentic pipe organ sound. "
Since 1958, Rodgers has been committed to heightening the spiritual experience of audiences with the transformational power of music. Rodgers organs not only capture the essence of American pipe organ sound, they have led the way in making organs more accessible to places of worship, universities, music schools, and enthusiasts around the world. Learn more about Rodgers’ rich history and legacy of innovation.
Rodgers' focus was helping make the transformational power of the American organ more accessible to churches, colleges, performance centers, and players by embracing advancements in technology. From this dedication to serve and passion for elevating the human spirit through music, Rodgers was born.
With faith, hard work, and dedication Rodgers has led the way in innovative digital and hybrid pipe organ technology. Highlights include building the world’s first all-transistor church organs, successfully creating the first pipe-electronic hybrid organ, and being the first company to use microprocessors, MIDI and USB storage in church organs. Rodgers has also created magnificent pipe organs including the world’s 17th largest pipe organ with over 10,000 pipes installed at Second Baptist Church in Houston, Texas.
Born in the heart of Holland
Since 1968, Johannus is grounded in rich European history and has a solid reputation due to its sound and tonal quality. It boasts of a wide range of home and church organs and has a more European sound inspired by historic European pipe organs to be voiced to American preferences. Organs are carefully built as a digital representation of historic pipe organ styles.
A Quote from the Johannus team
Music enriches our lives. Music is relaxing and releases all sorts of emotions. And it makes people happier. We, at Johannus, build organs. A trade which is deeply rooted in a craftsmanship which goes back for centuries.