St Barnabas’ Chapel, Norfolk IslandFollowing the installation of a new slate roof, an extensive cleaning of the 1876 Henry ‘Father’ Willis organ in St Barnabas’ Chapel has now been completed.
St Barnabas’ Chapel, Norfolk IslandThe 1876 Henry ‘Father’ Willis pipe organ which we carried out restoration work on in 2002, is to be cleaned throughout. This was made necessary after the chapel roof was completely replaced and distributed a large amount of dust within the building and organ. Specifications
St Joseph’s Catholic Church, ChelseaAs mentioned in our March update, we have been awarded the contract to relocate the organ currently in Brunswick Uniting Church to St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Chelsea. The instrument will be refurbished prior to installation and include the installation of several new stops and a new solid state control system. Originally […]
Brunswick Uniting Church & St Joseph’s Catholic Church, ChelseaWakeley Pipe Organs has been awarded the contract for the removal of the Taylor organ from Brunswick Uniting Church and its relocation to St Joseph’s Chelsea.
Community of the Transfiguration, TeesdaleWork has commenced on the commissioned chamber organ for the Baptist Community of the Transfiguration in Teesdale. The organ was an unfinished instrument by Knud Smenge of Healesville, and will be completed and customised for the monastery by Wakeley Pipe Organs.
Box Hill Uniting ChurchRestoration work of the 1877 Henry Willis organ in the Box Hill Uniting Church is now underway. This stage of the restoration will include the refurbishment of the mechanical action, and releathering of the wind stabilisers.
The 1885 George Fincham Organ before restoration and relocation to St Carthage’s Parkville St Carthage’s Catholic Church, Parkville Work continues on the restoration of the historic 1885 George Fincham organ, formerly in Williamstown Congregational Church. The organ is in largely original condition and retains its hand blowing feeders and cone tuning. The oak grained casework […]
St Mary’s Cathedral, HobartThe major refurbishment and enhancement of the 3 manual, 54 stop (58 ranks) organ in St Mary’s is now complete. This work included the installation of a new digital control system and the addition of several new stops.
Gulangyu Organ Museum, Xiamen, ChinaThe organ formerly in Scots’ Church, Melbourne is currently being rebuilt and reconfigured for installation in the museum to complement the 1909 Norman & Beard organ our firm installed in 2004. The instrument will comprise of 4 manuals and 62 stops (60 ranks).
Barossa Regional Arts Centre, Tanunda, South AustraliaWork has now been completed on the reconstruction and refurbishment of all the slider windchests from the former Adelaide Town Hall 1875 William Hill & Son organ currently being restored and installed in the Barossa Regional Arts Centre, Tanunda, South Australia. This work included the installation of new tables […]