The Organ at Morrington Manor
he organ at Morrington Manor has been specially comissioned from N.P Mander Ltd., London. It will be installed in a specially constructed room sometime in late 1998. The instrument has been designed with a view to preserving the character of English organ music, the unique tone of our organs will be its model.
The organ is to cost a total of £170,000, however, we have already received an anonymous donation for £100,000. We extend our deepest gratitude to this person.
Following is the specification which has been drawn up for this fine instrument:
|Swell (II)||Great (I)||Choir (III)|
|Gamba||8'||Diapason 2||8'||Vox Humana||8'|
|Trumpet||8'||Swell - Great||Swell - Choir|
|Clarion||4'||Swell Octave - Great|
|Tremulant||Choir - Great|
|Choir Octave - Great|
|Choir Octave - Swell|
|Choir - Swell|
|Contra Poussane **||32'|
|Great - Pedal|
|Swell - Pedal|
|Choir - Pedal|
* Note: Pedal Bourdon 32' is a Resultant Bass of Bourdon 16'
** Note: Pedal Contra Pousanne 32' is an Electronically synthesised extension to Trombone 16'
(c) 1998 RSBO