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Details of Trinity College, Cambridge, England


Chapel

Organ History
1708Built by Bernard Smith
1767Parker
1801Avery
1808Lincoln
1819Flight & Robson
1836Gray
1853Hill
1871Built by Hill & Son
1890Hill
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.
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
459599-

I. Choir ( CC-g3 56 notes)
1.Double Dulciana16 
2.Dulciana8 
3.Open Diapason8 
4.Claribel8 
5.Viol Di Gamba8 
6.Stopped Diapason8 
7.Stopped Flute4 
8.Principal4 
9.Flautina2 
10.Cremona8 
iSwell to Choir  
II. Great ( CC-g3 56 notes)
11.Double Open Diapason16 
12.Open Diapason, No. 18 
13.Open Diapason, No. 28 
14.Salicional8 
15.Pierced Gamba8 
16.Stopped Diapason8 
17.Quint5 1/3 
18.Principal4 
19.Wald Flute4 
20.Nason4 
21.Twelfth2 2/3 
22.Fifteenth2 
23.Full Mixture  
24.Sharp Mixture  
25.Trumpet8 
26.Clarion4 
iiSwell to Great  
iiiChoir to Great  
ivSolo to Great  
III. Swell ( CC-g3 56 notes)
27.Double Diapason16 
28.Open Diapason8 
29.Salicional8 
30.Cone Gamba8 
31.Stopped Diapason8 
32.Suabe Flute4 
33.Principal4 
34.Fifteenth2 
35.Mixture  
36.Double Trumpet16 
37.Trumpet8 
38.Cornopean8 
39.Oboe8 
40.Clarion8 
IV. Solo ( CC-g3 56 notes)
41.Harmonic Flute8 
42.Harmonic Flute4 
43.Vox Angelica  
44.Piccolo2 
45.Lieblich Flute4 
46.Tuba Mirabilis8 
47.Vox Humana8 
48.Orchestral Oboe8 
vSolo to Swell  
Pedal ( CCC-f 30 notes)
49.Sub-bourdon32 
50.Open Diapason16 
51.Open Diapason16 
52.Violon16 
53.Bourdon16 
54.Principal8 
55.Bass Flute8 
56.Fifteenth4 
57.Mixture  
58.Trombone16 
59.Clarion8 
viGreat to Pedal  
viiChoir to Pedal  
viiiSolo to Pedal  
ixSwell to Pedal  

Organ History
1913Rebuilt & enlarged by Harrison
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.
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
474-17P/EP



List of Organists
Thomas Butler
1594-John Hilton (1560-1608)
1612-c1629George Mason
1628-64Robert Ramsey
1660-82George Loosemore (1619-1692)
1682-88Robert Wildbore
1688-1709Charles Quarles (-1727)
1709-30John Bowman
1730-31Thomas Eblyn
1731-37James Kent (1700-1776)
1737-41Edward Salisbury
1741-77William Tireman (-1777)
1777-99John Randall (1715-1799)
1799-1820John Clarke (1770-1836)
1820-21William Beale (1784-1854)
1821-32Samuel Matthews (1769-1832)
1833-56Thomas Walmisley (1814-1856)
1856-74John L. Hopkins (1819-1873)
1873-92Charles V. Stanford (1852-1924)
1892-1930Alan Gray (1855-1935)
1931-57Hubert S. Middleton (1890-1959)
1968Sebastian Forbes (1941-)

List of Assistant Organists
1786William Crotch (1775-1847)
1890-92T. Tertius Noble (1867-1953)

List of Organ Scholars
Paul Halley (1952-)
Charles Matthews (1966-)

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