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Details of Cathedral, Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales


1857

Organ History
1857Built by Gray & Davison
Status
Unknown
Sources
Hopkins & Rimbault - “The Organ: Its History and Construction - A Comprehensive Treatise on the Structure and Capabilities of the Organ”, 1877.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
333335-

I. Choir ( CC-f3 54 notes)
1.Double Diapason16 
2.Spitz Flute8 
3.Dulciana8 
4.Stopped Diapason, Bass8 
5.Clarinet Flute8 
6.Gemshorn4 
7.Flute4 
8.Piccolo2 
9.Clarinet8 
iSwell to Choir  
II. Great ( CC-f3 54 notes)
10.Bourdon16 
11.Open Diapason8 
12.Gamba8 
13.Stopped Diapason8 
14.Principal4 
15.Harmonic Flute4 
16.Twelfth2 2/3 
17.Fifteenth2 
18.Mixture  
19.Trumpet8 
iiSwell to Great  
III. Swell ( CC-f3 54 notes)
20.Double Diapason16 
21.Open Diapason8 
22.Keraulophon8 
23.Stopped Diapason8 
24.Principal4 
25.Fifteenth2 
26.Mixture  
27.Cornopean8 
28.Oboe8 
29.Clarion4 
Pedal ( CCC-e 29 notes)
30.Open Diapason16 
31.Bourdon16 
32.Principal8 
33.Trombone16 
iiiSwell to Pedal  
ivGreat to Pedal  
vChoir to Pedal  

1900

Organ History
1900Built by Norman & Beard
1914Enlarged by Norman & Beard
Status
Unknown
Sources
“Dictionary of Organs and Organists”, George Mate & Son, 1921.

ManualsStopsRanksCouplersAction
435-11EP



List of Organists
1629-George Carr
1861-65John Bernard Wilkes
1865-66Hamilton Clarke (1840-1912)
1866-70Francis Edward Gladstone (1845-1928)
1870-76Theodore Aylward (1844-1933)
1876-82C. Lee Williams (1851-1935)
1882-94Hugh Brooksbank (1854-1894)
1894-1936George G. Beale (1868-1936)
Leonard William Manaton (1904-)
1937-46W. Harry Gabb (1909-1995)
1940-R. M. Powney
1940-41Leslie Alfred Lickfold (1902-1967)
1946-48Vernon Butcher (1909-1997)
1949-50Thomas Hallford (1911-)
1950-54Eric Alfred Coningsby (1909-)
1955-57Charles Kenneth Turner (1903-1959)
1957-58E. Howard Fletcher (1933-)
1958-74Robert Henry Joyce (1927-)
1974-2000Michael John Smith
2000-14Richard Moorhouse
2014-16Jonathan Bielby (1944-)
2016-Stephen Moore

List of Assistant Organists
1894Arthur Charles Edwards (1869-1940)
Sydney Harcourt Rees (1870-1927)
1899-1902Frank A. Chapple (1881-1950)
1939-40Ronald Wallace Charles (1919-)
1950-67Vivian Anthony Lewis (1926-)
1966-70Graham Elliott (1945-)
1970-77Anthony Burns-Cox
1977-78Mark Rochester (1954-)
2010-12James Norrey
2012-13Sachin Gunga

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