Spreckels Organ Society

Concert program for Sunday, Oct. 20

At 2 p.m., enjoy a free hour-long Organ Concert by San Diego Civic Organist Emeritus Robert Plimpton featuring the following musical selections:

America the Beautiful arr. R. Plimpton

Alla Marcia – Robert Elmore (1912-1980)

Prelude and Fugue in c minor, BWV 549 – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Toccata – Eugène Gigout (1844-1925)

Impressions from an African Moonlight – Goodwin Sadoh (b. 1965)

Based on Nigerian folk melodies

Didactic Song

Song of Wisdom

Moonlight Toccata

Medley from West Side Story – Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)

Allegro vivace (Symphony 5) – Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)

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Concert Program for Sunday October 13

Free hour-long Organ Concert at 2 p.m. by organist Martin Green.

“America”

Marche Triomphale – Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
Praeludium in C, BWV 547  – J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Carillon (du Longpont)  – Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
Adagio in G Minor – Tomaso Albinoni (1671-1751)
March on a Theme of Handel (Lift up your heads) – Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)
Introduction and Passacaglia in D – Max Reger (1873-1916)
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Photos: Sept. 22 concert

A sunny Sunday prompted many audience members to spend $2 to rent an umbrella to better enjoy Raúl’s concert.. see Bob Lang’s photos here:

http://sosorgan.org/photogallery/2019/190922raul/index.htm#24

Concert program for Sunday, October 6

Organist Gabriel Arregui will present a free one-hour concert at 2 p.m. featuring the following musical selections:

America
Toccata Festiva…………………..Richard Purvis (1919-1994)
Concerto in G Major……………Johann Sebastian Bach/Johann Ernst (1685-1750)
Fête……………………………….Jean Langlais (1907-1991)
Præludium in D minor………….Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Finale from Petite Suite.. Gerald Bales (1919-2002)
Gaudens Gaudebo………………Dom Paul Benoit (1893-1979)
Festival Toccata………………….Percy Fletcher (1879-1932)
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Note – Raúl Prieto Ramírez is traveling and will return to perform the October 27th concert. Substitute recitalists: October 13 – Martin Green; October 20 – Robert Plimpton.

Concert program for Sunday, Sept. 29

At 2 p.m. Civic Organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez will present a free hour-long concert consisting of the following musical selections:

America the Beautiful

Charles-Marie Widor (1862-1897)

I-Allegro, from Symphony VI Op.42 N.2

-Audience favorite from last week

 

Franz Liszt (1811-1886)

Prometheus, tone poem N.5 S.99 (arr. Jean Guillou)

 Franz Liszt (1811-1886)

Paraphrase on the Opera Aida by Verdi (Sacred Dance and Finale Duet)

(arr. Raúl Prieto Ramírez)

 Franz Liszt (1811-1886)

Introduction and Fugue

(from Fantasia and Fugue on Ad nos, ad salutarem undam)

 

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