Organ Biography > Places and Organs > England > Wood Green > Muswell Hill > Alexandra Palace

Details of Alexandra Palace, Muswell Hill, Wood Green, England


Organ History
1875Built by Willis
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
489-16P

I. Choir ( CC-c4 61 notes)
1.Contra Gamba16 
2.Viol di Gamba8 
3.Salicional8 
4.Claribel8 
5.Flute Harmonique8 
6.Lieblich Gedact8 
7.Vox Angelica8 
8.Flute Octaviante4 
9.Gemshorn4 
10.Viola4 
11.Lieblich Flote4 
12.Flageolet2 
13.Mixture  
14.Trompette Harmonique8 
15.Clarion4 
16.Corno di Bassetto8 
17.Corno Inglese8 
iSolo to Choir  
iiSwell to Choir  
II. Great ( CC-c4 61 notes)
18.Double Diapason16 
19.Bourdon16 
20.Open Diapason8 
21.Open Diapason8 
22.Open Diapason8 
23.Viol di Gamba8 
24.Claribel8 
25.Quinte5 1/3 
26.Principal4 
27.Flute Traversière4 
28.Quinte Octaviante2 2/3 
29.Super-octave2 
30.Piccolo2 
31.Sesquialtera  
32.Mixture  
33.Trombone16 
34.Bombard8 
35.Trumpet8 
36.Posaune8 
37.Clarion4 
iiiSolo to Great  
ivSwell to Great  
vSwell octave to Great  
viSwell sub-octave to Great  
viiChoir to Great  
III. Swell ( CC-c4 61 notes)
38.Double Diapason16 
39.Bourdon16 
40.Open Diapason8 
41.Open Diapason8 
42.Salicional8 
43.Lieblich Gedact8 
44.Flute Harmonique8 
45.Flute Octaviante4 
46.Flauto Traverso4 
47.Principal4 
48.Twelfth2 2/3 
49.Fifteenth2 
50.Sesquialtera  
51.Mixture  
52.Contra Posaune16 
53.Contra Fagotto16 
54.Cornopean8 
55.Trumpet8 
56.Hautboy8 
57.Vox Humana8 
58.Clarion4 
59.Tremulant  
IV. Solo ( CC-c4 61 notes)
60.Violoncello8 
61.Viola4 
62.Flute Harmonique8 
63.Flute Octaviante4 
64.Concert Flute4 
65.Piccolo2 
66.Claribel8 
67.Bombardon16 
68.Harmonic Trumpet8 
69.Ophicleide8 
70.Bassoon8 
71.Orchetral Oboe8 
72.Orchestral Clarionette8 
73.Clarion4 
74.Tremulant  
viiiOctave  
ixSub-octave  
Pedal ( CCC-g 32 notes)
75.Double Diapason32 
76.Double Diapason32 
77.Sub-Bourdon32 
78.Open Diapason16 
79.Violone16 
80.Bourdon16 
81.Contra Basso16 
82.Octave8 
83.Principal8 
84.Super-octave4 
85.Sesquialtera  
86.Mixture  
87.Bombard32 
88.Trombone16 
89.Ophicleide16 
90.Clarion8 
xSolo to Pedal  
xiSwell to Pedal  
xiiGreat to Pedal  
xiiiChoir to Pedal  



List of Organists
1872-80Frederick Archer (1838-1901)
1873-83David Beardwell (1850-1940)
1898-1901Alexander H. Griffin (1874-1926)
1900Alfred Markham Colchester (1851-1915)
1901-14G. D. Cunningham (1878-1948)
1931-39Reginald Goss-Custard (1877-1956)
1992David Liddle (1960-)

List of Assistant Organists
1878-80Arthur Towsey (1846-1931)
1899-1902Arthur Leslie Griffin (1878-1949)

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