Spreckels Organ Society

Photos: October 16

Here’s a link to photos from Jared Jacobsen’s October 16 concet:



Concert program for Sunday Oct. 16

Former Civic Organist Jared Jacobsen will perform the following selections he’s titled “SMACK DOWN!  BACH vs. HANDEL” —


“Hallelujah” from the oratorio The Messiah – George Frederick Handel (1685-1759)
– arranged by Jared Jacobsen

Toccata in F Major, S. 540 – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Largo from the opera Xerxes – G. F. Handel
– arranged by Jared Jacobsen

Air from the Suite in D Major – J. S. Bach
– arranged by Robert Hebble

Allegro from Concerto IV in F Major – G. F. Handel
– arranged by Marcel Dupré

Fugue à la Gigue, S. 577 – J. S. Bach

The Royal Fireworks Musick – G. F. Handel – arranged by E. Power Biggs
The Rejoicing
The Peace
Minuet Finale

Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, S. 565 – J. S. Bach

America’s National Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner

Concert Program: Sun Oct 9

Alison Luedecke

Alison Luedecke

Guest Organist Alison Luedecke will perform the following selections:

Fantasia on “America the Beautiful”  – Rex Koury

Variations on “Outbursts of Spring Triumphant”  –  Mary Beth Bennett (b. 1954)
(A Theme of Ludwig Diehn)
iii. Celestes
iv. Aria
v. Interlude

Concert Piece  –  Flor Peeters (1903-1986)

Toccata on Hyfrydol – Craig Phillips (b. 1960)

Variations on “Freu dich Sehr”   –    Georg Pachelbel

Fantasy in G major, BWV 572     –   J. S. Bach  (1685-1750)

Hornpipe Humoresque      –     Noel Rawsthorne  (b. 1929)

Star Spangled Banner

Photos: Carol’s Final Sunday Concert

Here are the photos from Carol Williams’ final Sunday concert as Civic Organist. Kudos to Bob Lang and Mike Cox for their work on this day