Spreckels Organ Society

Sunday May 21 at 2 p.m.

Organist Martin Green will play the following selections:
America
Fireworks Music Suite            George Frederick Handel (1685-1759)
Trumpet Tunes (from Suite No. 2)               Calvin Hampton (1938-1984)
Aria (Air on the G string)      J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Concerto del Signor Meck                            Johann Gottfried Walther (1684-1748)
Marche Triomphale                                       Sigfrid Karg-Elert  (1877-1933)
Aria                                                         Paul Manz (1919-2009)
Toccata and Fuge in d-minor (BWV 565)     J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
National Anthem

Mothers Day concert

Happy Mothers Day! At 2 p.m. Sunday, organist Alison Luedecke is joined for one piece by student organist Michele Eggleston.
……………………………………..
AMERICA                                 ARR. CHRISTOPHER PARDINI

PRELUDE ON “LOBE DEN HERREN”                EMMA LOU DIEMER (B. 1927)

AVE MARIA                          FRANZ SCHUBERT (1797-1828)

— A MOTHER’S DAY

—  MORNING WAKING AND STIRRING
A PRELUDE ON “HAIL THEE, FESTIVAL DAY”
DOROTHY PAPADAKOS (B. 1959)

—  MORNING FUN
PRELUDE ON “ROYAL OAK”            MARY BETH BENNETT (B. 1954)

—  QUIET PEACE
BERCEUSE                    LOUIS VIERNE (1870-1937)
MICHELE EGGLESTON, ORGAN

—  AFTERNOON CHAOS
WESTMINSTER ABBEY “CARILLON”          ASHLEY GROTE (B. 1982)

—   STORYTIME: A SWEET OF MOTHER GOOSE
THE CATS OF KILKENNY            GEORGE AKERLEY
LITTLE BO PEEP

—    SLEEPY TIME
WIEGENLIED (LULLABY)           JOHANNES BRAHMS  (1833-1897)

==    HONORING MOM
M.O.T.H.E.R.           HOWARD JOHNSON AND THEO. MORSE

A TRIPTYCH ON TWO CHANTS OF “SALVE REGINA”
CALIFORNIA                                LYNN TRAPP (B. 1962)

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Program for Sunday May 7

Our concerts run rain or shine 52 Sundays per year! This week, Jared Jacobsen, Former San Diego Civic Organist, presents the following selections in a program he calls “TENSION AND RESOLUTION”

“America”

Introduction and Passacaglia in D Minor – Max Reger (1873-1916)

Dawn – Cyril Jenkins (1889-1978)

Giga, Opus 73 – Marco Enrico Bossi (1861-1925)

-arranged by Virgil Fox from Renzo Bossi’s transcription for organ

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

El Capitan – John Philip Sousa (1854-1932)

-transcribed for organ by Joseph M. Linger

Isoldens Liebestod from the opera Tristan und Isolde – Richard Wagner (1813-1883)

-transcribed for organ by Edwin Henry Lemare

Pop! Goes the Weasel (Novelty) – arranged by Fred Feibel (1906-1978)

Dieu parmi Nous from La Nativité du Seigneur   – Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

America’s National Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner

Earth Day – Photos here

Thanks to Mike Cox for fine Earth Day photos. Click here to see the whole set.

Easter Photos

“You’ll find that you’re in the rotogravure…”

Mike Cox was up early on Easter Sunday to catch the sunrise service at the Organ Pavilion. This year’s service was offered by the Mount Sinai Baptist Church, Pastor Cedric Collins.
Click here for photos:
http://sosorgan.org/photogallery/2017/170416sunrise/