Spreckels Organ Society

Program for Sunday Sept 24 at 2 p.m.

This week: A Salute to Broadway and Hollywood!

America

There’s No Business Like Show Business Irving Berlin

42nd Street Harry Warren

Medley from Fiddler on the Roof Jerry Bock

The Trolley Song Mortin & Blane

New York, New York John Kander

That’s Entertainment Arthur Schwartz

Medley from West Side Story Leonard Bernstein

Medley from The Sound of Music Richard Rodgers

Medley from A Chorus Line Marvin hamlisch

The Star Spangled Banner

Program for Sunday Sept 17

At 2 p.m. the weekly concert will feature the following musical selections:

America – Samuel Ward

Crown Imperial – William Walton (1902-1983)

Outer Hebrides – Paul Halley (b. 1952)

Marche Militaire – Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

Hommage a Frescobaldi: Epilogue – Jean Langlais (1907-1991)

Aria – Charles Callahan (b. 1951)

Concerto in G: i. Allegro –  J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

Washington Post – Sousa-Linger (1854-1932)

Disney Medley:
“The Bare Necessities” from The Jungle Book – Terry Gilkyson (1967 & 2016)
“When you Wish Upon a Star” from Pinocchio – Washington and Leigh Harline
(1940)
“Let it Go” from Frozen (2013) – arr. Rob Stefanussen

Symphonie I: Final – Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Star Spangled Banner – Key and Smith
Introduction by Mary Beth Bennett (b. 1954)

Sunday Sept 10 at 2 p.m. – Concert Program

this week’s musical selections include:
America
From Peer Gynt Suite Op. 46 Edvard Grieg (1843-1907) Transcription Harvey B. Gaul (1881-1945)
IV. In the Hall of the Mountain King
Prelude and Fugue in A Minor, BWV 543 – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Tuba Tune for Organ – Norman Cocker (1889-1953)
Three jazz organ preludes- Johannes Matthias Michel (b.1962)
   I. Swing Five (Sustain us, Lord with your word)
   II. Bossa Nova (Wonderful King)
   III. Afro-Cuban (In Thee Is Gladness)
From Suite Modale for Organ Op. 43 – Flor Peeters (1903-1986)
   II. Scherzo
From the Fantasy Pieces for Organ Op. 54 – Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
   VI. Carillon De Westminster
National Anthem

Photos: Finale Concert

 

The August 28 concert brought Carol Williams back to the Organ Pavilion in style! Councilmember Chris Ward presented San Diego’s proclamation of Carol as Civic Organist Emerita. And that was only the beginning of the fun!

Carol-Carriage-2017-08-28

ChrisWard-Proclamation-Carol-2017-08

See the whole photo set at this link:

http://sosorgan.org/photogallery/2017/170828finale/index.htm#15

Concert for Sunday Sept 3 at 2 p.m.

Here’s the set of musical selections for Sunday’s concert:

America the Beautiful
Overture to Donna Diana  –  Emile Reznicek / Pittorino
Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV541  –
J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Andante Espressivo – Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Prelude and Fugue in G minor  –
Marcel Dupre (1886-1971)

Improvisation

Carmen Suite – Georges Bizet / Pittorino
Prélude
Habanera
Chanson du Toréador
Séguedille
Danse Bohème

The National Anthem