Oral History Information
Don Holcombe owned and operated several music stores during his long career. Among the most noted stores were those he opened with fellow salesman Russell Lindquist in and around Houston under the name Holcombe-Lindquist Piano and Organ. The stores played a big part in the home organ boom of the 1960s and 1970s with several successful advertisement campaigns. Don served the industry in several ways including as a member of the NAMM Board from 1968 until 1971 and as the secretary for the NAMM Executive Committee from 1971 to 1973.