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Details of Cathedral, Norwich, England


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

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

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
322223-

I. Choir ( GG-f3 59 notes)
1.Dulciana  
2.Stopped Diapason  
3.Principal  
4.Stopped Flute  
5.Fifteenth  
6.Cremona  
II. Great ( GG-f3 59 notes)
7.Open Diapason  
8.Open Diapason  
9.Stopped Diapason  
10.Clarabella  
11.Principal  
12.Twelfth  
13.Fifteenth  
14.Tierce  
15.Sesquialtera  
16.Trumpet  
iSwell to Great  
III. Swell ( C-f3 42 notes)
17.Open Diapason  
18.Stopped Diapason  
19.Principal  
20.Hautboy  
21.Trumpet  
Pedal
22.Open Diapason21 2/3 
iiGreat to Pedal  
iiiChoir to Pedal  

Organ History
1889Norman & Beard
Status
Unknown
Sources
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, 1912.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
564-14P



List of Organists
1424Thomas Wath
1445John Skarlette
1542Thomas Grewe
1560-85Edmund Inglott
1583Thomas Morley (1557-1604)
1585-97Henry Baker
1593William Baker
1598-1608William Cobbold (1559-1639)
1608-21William Inglott (1554-1621)
1621-c1630Richard Gibbs
1660-69Richard Ayleward (1626-1669)
1664-66Thomas Gibbs
1670-89Thomas Pleasants (1648-1689)
1689-1721James Cooper (-1721)
1721-49Humphry Cotton (-1749)
1749-1808Thomas Garland (1731-1808)
1808-09John Beckwith (1750-1809)
1809-19J. Charles Beckwith (1788-1819)
1819-77Zechariah Buck (1798-1879)
1877-81Francis Edward Gladstone (1845-1928)
1881-85Frederick C. Atkinson (1841-1896)
1886-1928Frank Bates (1856-1936)
1928-66Heathcote Statham (1889-1973)
1959-60Gerald Hendrie (1935-)
1967-70Brian Runnett (1935-1970)
1971-94Michael Nicholas (1938-)
1994-95David Cooper (1949-)
1996-2012David Dunnett
2012-Ashley Grote

List of Assistant Organists
Tom Primrose
Julian Thomas
Ben Giddens
Frederick Diggle
1815-19Zechariah Buck (1798-1879)
-1845George A. Löhr (1821-1897)
1846-59A. R. Gaul (1837-1913)
Thomas Wolsey White (1825-1870)
1855-77Edward Bunnett (1834-1923)
Frederick C. Atkinson (1841-1896)
George Gaffe (1849-1907)
Arthur H. Mann (1850-1929)
Herbert J. Dawson (1870-1936)
1895Charles Henry Duffield (1871-1939)
A. Miller Potts (1872-)
Philip Chignell (1872-1951)
1898Frank Staverton Beeching (1871-1963)
1903-05Alfred Heath (1882-)
1905-10Claude Alan Forster (1888-)
1906-R. J. Maddern-Williams (1885-1955)
1907-08Nelson Victor Edwards (1888-1974)
1910-14W. Greenhouse Allt (1889-1969)
1942-59Charles Joseph Romaine Coleman (1879-1959)
Bernard T. Burrell (1922-)
1978-Malcolm Archer (1952-)
1983-90Adrian Lucas (1962-)
1990-97Neil Taylor
1997-2001Katherine Dienes-Williams (1970-)

List of Organ Scholars
James Mooney-Dutton (1985-)

List of Other Organists
1901-02Charles Joseph Romaine Coleman (1879-1959)
1908-19Edward Bunnett (1834-1923)

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