Organ Biography > Organs > England > Portsmouth > St. Thomas-à-Beckett' Cathedral

Details of St. Thomas-à-Beckett' Cathedral, Portsmouth, England


Organ History
Built by Smith
1885Restored by Hunter of London
1920Rebuilt by Ivimey of Southampton
Status
Unknown
Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.
Frank W. Haycraft - ”Organs of Portsmouth, Southsea & District”, R. Allen, 1932.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
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List of Organists
1539Thomas Fountayne
1740-97Moses Hawker (-1797)
1797-99John Webb (-1799)
1799-1807John Webb
1807-42Stephen Sibly (1766-1842)
1842-53Henry Albert Lambeth (1822-1895)
c1869-c1880A. Godwin Fowles (1840-1906)
1898-1925Robert H. Turner (1859-1941)
1925-31Hugh A. Burry (1871-1939)
1931-44Thomas Newboult (1889-1956)
1945-59John Davison (1898-1972)
1977-90Anthony Froggatt (1946-)
1990-96Adrian Lucas (1962-)
1996-David Price (1969-)

List of Assistant Organists
1963-78Hugh Davis (1916-2010)
1978-99David Thorne (1951-)
1999-2005Rosemary Field
2005-11Marcus Wibberley (1981-)
2012-18Oliver Hancock
2018-Sachin Gunga

List of Organ Scholars
1999-2000James Davy
2000William Ings
2001-02Edward Taylor
2003Christopher Eastwood
2008-09Max Puller
2009William Drakett
2011-12Nick Miller
2012David Harris
2013William Wallace
2014Callum Alger
2015Luke Fitzgerald
2016Rupert Jackson
2017Banks, Benjamin
2018James Furniss-Roe
2019Samuel Jones

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