Recent Grade I Listings

 



St Matthew, Paisley

Norman & Beard 1907                                            Case designed by William Daniel McLennan

Listed Grade I   September 2015

The case is probably the best example of Art Nouveau in the UK in a design clearly influenced by the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. This unaltered large two manual was unusual in having been voiced personally by Herbert J.Norman at a time when Norman & Beard  were building over 50 instruments a year.

Great:  Double Open Diapason, Open Diapason I, Open Diapason II, Claribel Flute, Dulciana, Principal, Harmonic Flute, Fifteenth, Mixture III, Clarinet, Trumpet

Swell:  Bourdon, Open DIapason, Stopped Diapason, Viol d'Orchestre, Voix Celeste, Gemshorn, Mixture III, Contra Fagotto, Cornopean, Oboe, Clarion

Pedal:  Open Diapason, Bourdon, Principal, Bass Flute, Trombone

Further details can be found in record V00263 on the National Pipe Organ Register




Manchester Town Hall

 

Aristide Cavaillé-Coll, Paris, 1877 & 1893

Echo organ T.C.Lewis, London, 1912  

Five-manual console Jardine, Manchester, 1970

Case designed by Alfred Waterhouse

The largest Cavaillé-Coll organ outside France. Alexandre Guilmant was adviser to the 1893 work

Organ Case and Cavaillé-Coll material listed Grade I September 2015          

Great 16, 16, 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, 2.2/3  2, V-VII, 16, 8, 4

Swell 16, 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, 4, III-V, 16, 8, 8, 4

Choir 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, 2, I-III, 8. 8. 8

Solo 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, 2.2/3, 8, 8, 8, 8, 4

Echo 8, 8, 8, 8, V

Pedal 32, 16, 16, 16, 16, 8, 8, 8, 4, 32, 16, 8

A full stop-list can be found in record N02353 on the National Pipe Organ Register




Ebenezer Baptist Church, Swansea

 

Harrison & Harrison, Durham,  1904

A rare and rather special survivor from Arthur Harrison’s early years, within the building for which it was intended and contributing to the grandeur of the whole.

Listed Grade I   May 2016

Great:  Double Diapason, Open Diapason, Gamba, Hohlflute, Principal, Harmonic Flute, Twelfth, Fifteenth.

Swell:  Bourdon, Violin Diapason, Rohr Flute, Salicional, Voix Celestes, Gemshorn, Piccolo, Vox Humana, Oboe, Cornopean.

Choir:  Keraulophon, Clarabella, Suabe Flute, Clarinet, Orchestral Oboe.

Pedal:  Open DIapason, Bourdon, Violincello

Further details can be found in record G00225 on the National Pipe Organ Register




Hatchlands, East Clandon, Surrey

 

J. W. Walker & Sons, London 1904

Case by Reginald Blomfield

Commissioned for the music room at Hatchlands (National Trust - former residence of Lord Rendel)   

In original condition and location. Unaltered. Tubular-pneumatic action

Listed Grade I   January 2016

Great:  Open Diapason, Open Diapason (small), Wald Flute, Principal, Fifteenth.

Swell:  Lieblich Bourdon, Open Diapason, Stopped Diapason, Echo Gamba, Voix Celeste, Principal, Fifteenth, Horn, Oboe.

Choir:  Lieblich Gedact, Gamba, Dulciana, Suabe Flute.

Pedal:  Bourdon, Lieblich Bourdon (Sw), Flute (Sw)

Further details can be found in record N13737 on the National Pipe Organ Register

                                                                               




Royal Sea Bathing Hospital, Margate

 

Chapel Organ

Henry Willis 1888

Unusual layout closely integrated into the architecture of the chapel.   In original condition.

Listed Grade I          September 2016

Great:  Open Diapason, Claribel Flute, Dulciana, Principal, Flute Harmonique, Fifteenth, Clarinet.

Swell:  Open Diapason, Lieblich Gedackt, Salicional, Vox Angelica, Gemshorn, Flageolet, Cornopean.

Pedal:  Bourdon

Further details can be found in record N14623 on the National Pipe Organ Register

This organ is on the Historic Organs at Risk Register

 

                                                                               




St Matthew, Otterbourne, Hampshire

 

T. C. Lewis 1875

Given to the church by Charlotte Yonge (author)

In original condition

Listed Grade I  January 2016

Manual: Open Diapason, Lieblich Gedact, Salicional, Octave, Flute, Flautina

Pedal: Sub Bass

Further details can be found in record N18679 on the National Pipe Organ Register

 

 

                                                                               




Royal Holbrook School Chapel, Suffolk

 

Hill Norman & Beard 1933

A superb example of its period

Listed Grade I  January 2016

Great 16, 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, 4, 4, 2.2/3,  2, IV, 16, 8, 4

Swell 16, 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, 4, 2.2/3, 2, IV, 16, 8, 8, 4

Choir 16, 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, $, 2.2/3, 2, 1.3/5, 1.1/3, 8

Solo 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 8, 4, 8, 8, 8

Pedal 32, 16, 16, 16, 16, 8, 8, 8, 32, 16, 16, 8

A full stop-list can be found in record N00981 on the National Pipe Organ Register

 

                                                                               


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