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Details of Cathedral of SS. Peter-and-Paul, City, Sheffield, England

(Church Street)

SS. Peter-and-Paul’ (Sheffield Parish Church), City, Sheffield, England

Building History
1914Became cathedral

Organ History
1805Built by England
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

Organ History
1888Built by Brindley
1905Restored & enlarged by Brindley
Herbert Westerby - “The Complete Organ Recitalist”, 1927.
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.


List of Organists
1805-10John Mather (1781-1850)
1810-11Jonathan Blewitt (1782-1853)
1811-19Robert Bennett (1788-1819)
1819John Camidge (1790-1859)
1820-60Joseph Bottomley (1786-1861)
1860-75George Henry Smith
1875-86Thomas Tallis Trimnell (1826-1897)
1886-92Edwin H. Lemare (1865-1934)
1937-66R. Tustin Baker (1900-1966)
1966-91Graham Matthews
1991-94Paul Brough (1963-)
1994-97Simon Lole (1957-)
1997-2016Neil Taylor
2016Joshua Hales
2017-19Thomas Corns

List of Assistant Organists
Tim Horton
Hubert Stafford
John Ormandy Dyson (1874-1937)
Ellis White (1898-)
1934John Colin Shutt (1905-2002)
1975-79David G. Read
1979Paul Parsons
1995-98Chris Betts
1999Mark Pybus
1999-2005Peter Heginbotham
2013-16Joshua Hales

List of Organ Scholars
1967Alan Thurlow (1947-)
1971-74David G. Read
1992-95Colin Davey
1995-98Peter Heginbotham
1998-2000John Swindells
2000William Saunders
2002Charles Janz
2003Duncan Barlow
2004Andrew Furniss
2013-14Mark Mc Comb
2015Joshua Stephens

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