Spreckels Organ Society

We made the LA Times!

In their “Guide to San Diego Sites that Make It Unlike Any Other,” the Los Angeles Times highlights the Spreckels Organ and Pavilion, musical soul of the city in beautiful Balboa Park.

Photos – February 24 concert

Hey San Diegans – do remember what sunshine looks like? We do! Bob Lang has a great set of sunshine photos of our February 24 concert at this link:

http://sosorgan.org/photogallery/2019/190224rpr/

 

Concert Program: Sunday March 10

At 2 p.m. Sunday, enjoy a free hour-long concert by San Diego Civic Organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez featuring the following selections:

America the Beautiful

Claude Debussy (1862-1918) –  Gollywogs Cakewalk (arr. RPR)

 Joaquin Turina (1882-1949) –  Orgia (arr. Raúl Prieto Ramírez)

 Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) – Rhapsody Op.7 N.1

 Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) –  Pedal Exercise BWV 598

Prelude and Fugue in C Major BWV 531

 Girolamo Frescobaldi (1883-1643) – Bergamasca

Movie time! – Theme from The Simpsons

 Charles-Marie Widor (1862-1897) – V-Toccata, from Symphony V Op.42 N.1

-Audience award from last Sunday

National Anthem

Concert program for Sun. Mar. 3

At 2 p.m. enjoy a free hour-long concert by San Diego Civic Organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez featuring the following musical selections:

America the Beautiful

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565

Fred Stansfield/Raul Prieto Ramirez
The Official March of the 1915 Exposition arranged for pedals alone

Anonymous 16th – 17th centuries
Collection of Spanish dances collected by Martin i Coll

Henry Mancini (1924-1994)
The Pink Panther (with audience support)

Movie time!
Moonlight Serenade / Do, Re, Mi

Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Clair de lune, from Suite Bergamasque (arr. RPR)
 -Audience award from last Sunday

Charles-Marie Widor (1862-1897)
V-Toccata, from Symphony V Op.42 N.1
(Come back next week to hear more great music by Ch.M. Widor)

National Anthem

Program for Sunday Feb. 24

Civic Organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez is back from abroad to offer a one-hour concert this Sunday at 2 p.m. consisting of the following musical selections:

America the Beautiful

Marcel Dupre (1886-1971) – Gloria Op.15

 Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707) –  Toccata in D minor BuxWV 155

 Movie time! –  The Sinatra Medley

 Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) –  Toccata in F Major BWV 540 

John Phillip Sousa (1854-1932) – Semper Fidelis

 Claude Debussy (1862-1918) –  Clair de lune, from Suite Bergamasque (arr. RPR)

  Charles-Marie Widor (1862-1897) –  I-Allegro, from Symphony VI Op.42 N.2

(Come back next week to listen more  great music by Ch.M. Widor)

National Anthem