Organ Biography > Places and Organs > Wales > St. Asaph > Cathedral

Details of Cathedral, St. Asaph, Wales


Organ History
1834Built by Hill
1859Enlarged by Hill
Status
Unknown
Sources
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ” - Robert Cosks & Co., 1877, London

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
328283T

I. Choir (Tracker CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Open Diapason8' 
2.Stopped Diapason8' 
3.Viol di Gamba8' 
4.Principal4' 
5.Suabe Flute4' 
6.Cromorne8' 
II. Great (Tracker CC-f3 54 notes)
7.Open Diapason8' 
8.Open Diapason8' 
9.Gamba8' 
10.Stopped Diapason8' 
11.Principal4' 
12.Nason Flute4' 
13.Wald Flute4' 
14.Twelfth2 2/3' 
15.Fifteenth2' 
16.SesquialteraIII 
17.Trumpet8' 
iSwell to Great  
III. Swell (Tracker C-f3 42 notes)
18.Double Diapason16' 
19.Open Diapason8' 
20.Vox AngelicaII (8') 
21.Stopped Diapason8' 
22.Principal4' 
23.Fifteenth2' 
24.MixtureIII 
25.Cornopean8' 
26.Oboe8' 
27.Tremulant  
Pedal (Tracker CCC-f 30 notes)
28.Open Diapason16' 
29.Bourdon16' 
iiGreat to Pedal  
iiiChoir to Pedal  

Organ History
1898Restored by Hill
Status
Unknown
Sources
Dictionary of Organs and Organists” - H. Logan & Co., 1912, Bournemouth
Dictionary of Organs and Organists” - George Mate & Son, 1921

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
441-9P



List of Organists
-1630John Day
1630-31Abednego G. Perkins
-1641John Wilson (-1641)
1669-70Thomas Ottey (-1670)
1680-86William Kay
1694-1738Alexander Gerard (-1738)
1738-79John Gerard (-1788)
1782-85John Jones
1785-91Edward Bailey (1758-1830)
1791-94Charles Spence
1794-1833Henry Hayden (1773-1848)
1834-89Robert Augustus Atkins (1811-1889)
1889-97Llewelyn Lloyd (1855-1927)
1897-98Hugh Allen (1869-1946)
1898-1901A. W. Wilson (1869-1950)
1901Charles M. Bill (1862-1941)
1901Cyril Rootham (1875-1938)
1901-17William Storeton-West (1864-1953)
1917-56H. L. Stocks (1884-1956)
1956-62Robert Dickinson (1916-)
1963-70Roland Middleton (1896-1983)
1970-81Graham Elliott (1945-)
1981-85John Belcher
1985-98Hugh Davies
1998-2004Graham Eccles
2004-18Alan Mc Guinness
2019-Paul Booth

List of Assistant Organists
1829-33William Robert Hayden
1875-89Llewelyn Lloyd (1855-1927)
1897-1901F. Walton Evans (1876-1929)
1899-1900Charles Mason (1878-1965)
Patrick Larley (1951-)
1990-94Philip Smith
2004-18John Hosking (1976-)