Spreckels Organ Society

Concert Program for Sunday, May 25

Celebrating Memorial Day and noting the Release of

TourBus DVD 11 – “The 1610 Compenius Organ, Denmark”

Dr. Carol Williams, San Diego Civic Organist

America — Arranged by Carol Williams
Toccata, Symphonie V – Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)
Fanfare for the Common Man – Aaron Copland (1900-90)
Amazing Grace! How Sweet the Sound – Arranged by George Shearing
Lovely San Diego – Agnes E. Patterson
California Here I Come – Jolson; Bud de Sylva; Meyer
Major Something! – Carol Williams (Contemporary)
The Gershwin Years – Arranged by Carol Williams
Sousa on Parade – Arranged by Carol Williams
Sing-Along – Arranged by Carol Williams
Phantom of the Opera – Arranged by Carol Williams
The National Anthem – Arranged by Carol Williams

Facade Pipes Closeup 2014

Insiders’ Tour – photos

Brunch on May 10 started scrumptiously at the House of Hospitality Loggia Room and then we migrated to the stage of the Organ Pavilion for a mini concert and tour inside the Spreckels Organ. These photos by Bob Lang will make you feel you were there!

http://sosorgan.org/photogallery/2014/140510brunch14/

Concert Program for Sunday, May 18 at 2 p.m.

3P8C7754Dr. Carol Williams, San Diego Civic Organist
America — Arranged by Carol Williams
Dialogue, Troisieme Livre – Louis Marchand (1669-1732)
Fantasia in C Minor, BWV 562 – J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Concerto No. 2, Adagio-Allegro – Matthew Camidge (1764-1844)
Sortie, Op. 122 – L. J. A. Lefebure-Wely (1817-70)
Te Deum – Jean Langlais (1907-91)
Festiva, Suite for Organ – Carol Williams (Contemporary)
Blue Danube Waltz – Johann Strauss II (1825-99)
Thunder & Lightning Polka – Johann Strauss II
Swinging Bach – Heaps & Norlin
The National Anthem — Arranged by Carol Williams

Concert program for Mother’s Day, May 11

Dr. Carol Williams, San Diego Civic Organist will play the following selections:

America — Arranged by Carol Williams
Songs of Praise – Herbert Chappell (Contemporary)
Romeo & Juliette – Charles Gounod (1818-93)
Waltz of the Flowers – Pytor Tchaikovsky (1840-93)
Salut d’Amour – Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Toccata Cum Jubilo – Andreas Wilscher (Contemporary)
M.O.T.H.E.R. – Theodore Morse (1873-1924)
Trumpet Voluntary – Jeremiah Clarke (c1674-1707)
Wedding March, A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47)
Unforgettable – Irving Gordon (1915-96)
Sousa on Parade – Arranged by Carol Williams
Trumpeting Organ Morgan – Karl Jenkins (Contemporary)
The National Anthem – Arranged by Carol Williams

Thanks to Bob Lang for this great photo:

Pavilion detail and California Tower

Program for Sunday, May 4 at 2 p.m.

Dr. Carol Williams, San Diego Civic Organist, will play the following selections:

America — Arranged by Carol Williams
Lo Ballo dell’ Intorcia – Antonio Valente (ca 1520-81)
Don’t Cry for Me Argentina – Andrew Lloyd Webber (Contemporary)
Introduction & Toccata for Pedals – Denis Bedard (Contemporary)
Fantasia – J. C. Kittel (1732-1809)
Carillon de Westminster – Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
The Dam Busters March – Eric Coates (1886-1957) Arranged by Carol Williams
Three Verses from the Te Deum – Anonymous (Published Paris 1531)
Te Deum – Charles Tournemire (1870-1939)
Egatop – Zsolt Gardonyi (Contemporary) Arranged by Carol Williams
Venus Toccata, Op. 9 – Carol Williams (Contemporary)
The National Anthem – Arranged by Carol Williams