The Consultant: John Gearhart

Mr. John Gearhart has served as consultant on the Smith Organ.  As a pipe organ design and tonal consultant for more than 30 years, his expertise served as a valuable resource for the design of this instrument.  For more than 16 years, he served St. John the Divine Episcopal Church in Houston where they installed a 144-rank L├ętourneau instrument.  His expertise also includes experience with other installations around the United States.