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Details of New College, New College Street, Oxford, England

(New College Street)


Organ History
1663Built by Rober Dallam
Byfield
1774Restored and enlarged by Samuel Green
Status
Unknown
Sources
The Musical Times 729
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ” - Robert Cocks & Co., 1877, London

Organ History
1874Rebuilt by Willis
Status
Unknown
Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist” - Musical Opinion, 1927, London
Dictionary of Organs and Organists” - George Mate & Son, 1921

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
443-9T/P

I. Choir
1.Bourdon16' 
2.Viol d’amour8' 
3.Dulciana8' 
4.Claribel Flute8' 
5.Lieblich Gedact8' 
6.Principal4' 
7.Harmonic Flute4' 
8.Stopped Flute4' Dallam
9.Corno di Bassetto8' 
iGreat to Choir  
II. Great
10.Double Diapason16' Dallam
11.Open Diapason I8' 
12.Open Diapason II8' Green
13.Claribel Flute8' Bishop
14.Gamba8' 
15.Harmonic Flute4' 
16.Principal4' 
17.Twelfth2 2/3' 
18.Fifteenth2' 
19.Mixture  
20.Fourniture  
21.Trumpet8' 
22.Clarion4' 
iiSwell Unison to Great  
iiiSwell Sub-Octave to Great  
ivSwell Super-Octave to Great  
vSolo to Great  
III. Swell
23.Bourdon16' Green
24.Open Diapason8' Green
25.Salicional8' 
26.Voix Celeste8' 
27.Stopped Diapason8' Green
28.Principal4' Green
29.Fifteenth2' 
30.Mixture  
31.Oboe8' 
32.Cornopean8' 
33.Clarion4' 
IV. Solo
34.Harmonic Flute8' 
35.Harmonic Flute4' 
36.Orchestral Oboe8' 
37.Tuba8' 
Pedal
38.Open Diapason16' 
39.Violone16' 
40.Octave8' 
41.Mixture  
42.Ophicleide16' 
43.Clarion8' 
viChoir to Pedal  
viiGreat to Pedal  
viiiSwell to Pedal  
ixSolo to Pedal  

Organ History
Rushworth & Dreaper
Status
Unknown
Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist” - Musical Opinion, 1927, London

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
447-14-



List of Organists
1630-37William Meredith (-1637)
1640Pink
1646Simon Coleman
1652Miles
1657Crouch
1662Flexney
1662-63Robert Pickhaver (-1678)
1663-80William King (1624-1680)
1682-94Richard Goodson (1655-1718)
1694-1702John Weldon (1676-1736)
1702-31Simon Child
1718-41Richard Goodson (1685-1741)
1732-76Richard Church (1699-1776)
1776-97Philip Hayes (1738-1797)
1797-99Isaac Pring (1777-1799)
1799-1825William Woodcock (1754-1825)
1825-30Alfred Bennett (1805-1830)
1830-60Stephen Elvey (1805-1860)
Henry R. Bennett (1819-1896)
1860-65George B. Arnold (1832-1902)
1865-1900James Taylor (1833-1900)
1901-19Hugh Allen (1869-1946)
1919-28W. H. Harris (1883-1973)
1929-33J. Dykes Bower (1905-1981)
1932-38Sydney Watson (1903-1991)
1938-55Herbert Kennedy Andrews (1904-1965)
1955-59A. Meredith Davies (1922-2005)
David Arthur Wright (1934-)
1959-76David Lumsden (1928-)
1976Edward Higginbottom
Robert Quinney (1976-)

List of Assistant Organists
Nicholas Wearne
Timothy Wakerell
William Walond (1719-1768)
1794-97Isaac Pring (1777-1799)
Richard Porter (1837-1875)
2007-14Steven Grahl (1975-)

List of Organ Scholars
Paul Hale
Nicholas Wearne
Ben Bloor
1969-72Jonathan Rees-Williams (1949-)
1972-75Paul Trepte (1954-)
Geoffrey Cox (1951-)
John Keys (1956-)