Project Blue Tarp: The organ

28 March 2018

Some time about 1984 or 85, my parents purchased a Yamaha organ for me to learn music on. Fast forward some decades, and the organ has now spent the last 10 years or so sitting in my garage, much to my shame. Before that, it spent some time sitting in a grain shed on my parents' farm.

I've been keen to get it out again, to get it being used, and also to have it as a project to fix it up. Here it is in it's current home, under the blue tarp of mystery:

The model is a Yamaha Electone A-505. A quick assessment shows that it still makes noise, but will need some minor work.

Here it is in it's new home, along with the original organ lesson book from the 80s: