Phoenix Organ, 2007

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In April 2007 a new Phoenix Organ was installed to be used alongside the Cathedral Organ. It has three manuals and pedals with a draw-stop console. The console is mounted on a moveable platform to enable the instrument to be used in different parts of the Cathedral, and there are three independent speaker installations at the West End, in the nave, and in the Lady Chapel.

The organ has a comprehensive range of registration aids including "ventil" pistons and a stop sequencer, and it has English, French, and German voices and a switch on the console allows the player to select which specification is active. When the French specification is selected, the Great Organ will be played from the lowest manual and the Choir from the middle manual; the piston settings follow their division.

The organ has a Pedal Divide feature to enable a solo voice and accompaniment below to be played on the Pedals (when the Pedal Divide is selected, the Pedal stops only play below the divide point, and only manual divisions coupled to the pedal will play from the divide point and above).

Great Organ
Montre16'
Bourdon16'
Montre8'
Principal8'
Gamba8'
Flute Harmonique8'
Bourdon8'
Gross Quinte5 1/3'
Octave4'
Flute Ouverte4'
Gross Tierce3 1/5'
Doublette2'
Flute2'
CornetV
FournitureIV
CymbaleIV
Bombarde16'
Trompette8'
Clarion4'
 
Swell to Great
Choir to Great
Great Reeds on Choir
Great Reeds on Pedal
Swell Organ (Enclosed)
Quintaton16'
Montre8'
Cor de Nuit8'
Salicional8'
Voix CelesteII
Prestant4'
Flute Octaviante4'
Nazard2 2/3'
Octavin2'
Tierce1 3/5'
Larigot1 1/3'
Plein JeuIV
Bombarde16'
Basson16'
Trompette8'
Hautbois8'
Voix Humaine8'
Clarion4'
Tremulant
 
Octave
Sub Octave
Swell Unison Off
Swell Reeds on Pedal
Choir Organ (Enclosed)
Contre Viole16'
Viole de Gambe8'
Viole CelestesII
Unda MarisII
Viole Octaviante4'
Cornet des ViolesIII
Bourdon8'
Prestant4'
Flute Harmonique4'
Octavin2'
SesquialteraII
Cor Anglais16'
Cromorne8'
French Horn8'
Trompette en Chamade8'
Tuba Magna8'
Tremulant
 
Octave
Sub Octave
Unison Off
Swell to Choir
Pedal Organ
Principal32'
Contrebasse32'
Principal16'
Contrebasse16'
Violonbasse16'
Bourdon16'
Quinte10 2/3'
Octave8'
Bourdon8'
Tierce6 2/5'
Septieme4 4/7'
Prestant4'
MixtureIV
Contra Bombarde32'
Bombarde16'
Basson16'
Trompette8'
Clarion4'
 
Swell to Pedal
Great to Pedal
Choir to Pedal
Great and Pedal Pistons Coupled
Generals on Swell Toe Pistons
Pedal Divide
Piston System
8 pistons to Swell
8 pistons to Great
8 pistons to Choir
12 General Pistons (in one line along top manual)
6 Reversible Couplers
Set and General Cancel Pistons
3 'Sequence Plus' Pistons
1 'Sequence Minus' Piston
4 Ventil Pistons

99 Memory Levels
Piston Sequencer

8 Pedal Toe Pistons
8 Swell Toe Pistons
2 Pedal Toe Piston Reversers
'Sequence Plus' Toe Piston
Audio Channels
West End: 12 full range, 2 high power reed, 2 sub
Nave: 10 full range, 2 high power reed, 1 sub
Lady Chapel: 7 full range, 1 sub
Temperaments
Equal
Meantone
Werkmeister
Vallotti

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