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Details of Eton College, Eton, England


Chapel

Organ History
Built by Bernard Smith
Status
Unknown
Sources
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

Chapel 1902

Organ History
1902Built by Hill
Status
Unknown
Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
450-10P

Lower Chapel

Organ History
1891Lewis
Status
Unknown
Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
326-5-

Speech Room

Organ History
1924Willis
Status
Unknown
Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
455-20-



List of Organists
John Porter
1505Thomas Kendall
1524Will Wagge
1539Jansen
1541Will Butler
1541William Butlar
1561Moyser
c1575John Mundy (-1630)
1613-41Leonard Woodson (-1641)
1647Charles Pearce
1647-53Charles Pearse
1662-c1664Benjamin Rogers (1614-1698)
William Ellis (-1674)
1664Slaughter
1669Sleech
c1687Benjamin Lamb
c1690John Walter
c1733-56J. Pigott (-1762)
1756-88Edward Webb (1650-1788)
1788-1831Stephen Heather (1748-1831)
1831-67John Mitchell (1809-1892)
1867-71Leighton George Hayne (1836-1883)
1872-75Charles D. Maclean (1843-1916)
1875-92J. Barnby (1838-1896)
1892-1914Charles Harford Lloyd (1849-1919)
1914-26Basil Johnson (1861-1950)
1926-46H. G. Ley (1887-1962)
1946-56Sydney Watson (1903-1991)
1956-71Kenneth F. Malcolmson (1911-)
1971-85Graham Smallbone
1985-Ralph Allwood
2005-David Goode (1971-)

List of Assistant Organists
1914Albert Edward Baker (1875-)
Geoffrey N. Leeds (1891-1965)
1948Anthony Douglass Caesar (1924-)
1952-58Michael James Gordon (1928-)
1958-65Robin Treeby Sheldon (1932-)

List of Organ Scholars
Matthew O’Donovan

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