Organ Biography > Places and Organs > Wales > Bangor > St. Deiniol’s Cathedral

Details of St. Deiniol’s Cathedral, Bangor, Wales

Organ History
1873Built by Hill
1897Restored by Hill
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.


List of Organists
-1644Thomas Bolton (-1644)
1691-1705Thomas Roberts (1658-1705)
1713-21John Rathbone
1721-50Thomas Rathbone
1750-78Thomas Lloyd
1778-82Richard Gerard (-1782)
1782-84William Shrubsole (1758-1806)
1784-93Edmund Olive (-1824)
1793-1842Joseph Pring (1776-1842)
1871-92Roland Rogers (1847-1927)
1892-1906T. Westlake Morgan (1869-1937)
1895-97Vernon Oswald Wright (1878-)
1906-27Roland Rogers (1847-1927)
1927-70Leslie Paul (1903-)
1970-72John Hywel
1972-2009Andrew John Goodwin
2009-14Graham Eccles
2014-Paul Booth

List of Assistant Organists
1889-1902Llewelyn Jones (1870-)
1892-94James Lyon (1872-1949)
J. Owen Jones (1876-1962)
1902-William Edward Jones (1867-)
I. Thomas (1883-1947)
c1909-Michael Mulliner (1895-1973)
1964-2007James Griffiths
1978-80Mark Rochester (1954-)
1990-Martin Brown

List of Other Organists
1705-08Nathaniel Priest

Please note we have not yet completed the full cross index of organists to churches, &c.