- Benjamin Vogel
(b Olsztynek [Hohenstein, East Prussia], May 16, 1792; d Warsaw, Poland, May 15, 1837). Polishpiano manufacturer. About 1815 he established a piano factory in Warsaw, and about 1817–19 formed the Organ Makers Assembly together with W. Bauer and W. Jansen. Buchholtzgained recognition for manufacturing giraffe pianos with bassoon and Janissary stops; he presented such instruments at the ...