Organ Biography > Organs > England > Southwell > Minster

Details of Minster, Southwell, England


Organ History
Built by Father Smith
1766Rebuilt by Snetzler
Status
Unknown
Sources
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
31717--

I. Choir ( GG-d3 56 notes)
1.Stopped Diapason  
2.Dulciana  
3.Principal  
4.Flute  
5.Fifteenth  
II. Great ( GG-d3 56 notes)
6.Open Diapason  
7.Stopped Diapason  
8.Principal  
9.Twelfth  
10.Fifteenth  
11.Sesquialtera  
12.Trumpet  
13.Cornet  
III. Swell ( G-d3 44 notes)
14.Open Diapason  
15.Stopped Diapason  
16.Principal  
17.Fifteenth  

Organ History
1892Built by Bishop
Status
Unknown
Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
454-11P



List of Organists
1519George Vincent
1568George Thetford
1584-86Thomas Foster
1586-94William Colbecke
1594-96John Beeston
1622-28Francis Dogson
1661-90Edward Chappell
1690-99G. Chappell
1718-54William Lee (-1754)
1755-64Edmund Ayrton (1734-1808)
1818-35Edward Heathcote (1787-)
Charles Noble (1812-1885)
1841-57Chappell Batcheler (1822-1884)
1857-72Herbert S. Irons (1834-1905)
1872-76Cedric Bucknall (1849-1921)
1879-88Arthur Marriott (1854-1935)
1929-46G. T. Francis (1884-1946)
1946-56Robert Ashfield (1911-2006)
1959-88Kenneth Beard (1927-2010)
1989-2016Paul Hale
2016-17Simon Hogan
2017-Paul Provost

List of Assistant Organists
Oswald Steele
-1861W. D. Hall
c1868E. D. Hoe
1870H. Nicholson (1853-1922)
-1885G. Fletcher (1862-)
1897-1902L. F. Baguley (1880-1938)
1958-94Peter Wood
2002-08Simon Bell
2012-19Simon Hogan
2019-Jonathan Allsopp

List of Organ Scholars
1992-93Matthew Halls
1994David Soar
1999-2000Matthew O’Donovan
2000-01Christopher Bucknall
2001-02Oliver Lallemant
2003Stephen Moore
2004Emma Gibbins
2005-06Simon Earl
2006-07Daniel Battle
2007Richard Moore
2008Peter Holder
2009-11Jonathan Turner
2011-13Hilary Punnett
2013-15David Quinn
2015-17Edward Turner
2017Joe Watson
2018Benjamin Mills
2018Anthony Gray
2019-James Furniss-Roe

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