Spreckels Organ Society

StopTab Newsletter – Winter 2018

Read the latest StopTab here.

Insider Tour with Concert & Brunch on March 24


Concert program for Feb. 18 at 2 p.m.

Sunday, February 18, 2018
Jared Jacobsen, Former San Diego Civic Organist
“This Concert Is Brought to You by the Letter B”
Prelude, Fugue and Chaconne in C, BuxWV 137
Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
The Star Spangled Banner: Concert Variations
Dudley Buck (1839-1909)
Adagio in E
Frank Bridge (1879-1941)
The Graceful Ghost Rag
William Bolcom (b. 1938)
– transcribed for organ by Jared Jacobsen
Fugue in C, S. 564
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Jamaican Rumba
Arthur Leslie Benjamin (1893-1960)
-arranged by Jared Jacobsen
Three Pieces by Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
“America” from West Side Story
“Somewhere” from West Side Story
Overture to Candide
America’s National Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner

Concert Program – Sunday Feb. 11

San Diego Civic Organist Raúl Prieto Ramirez will play the following selections:


Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) – Finale (from Sonata N.2 op.50 in D Major)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Adagio and Fugue in C BWV 564/2 and 3

“What’s up, Doc!?” Cartoon Music

The Pink Panther -arr. Raúl Prieto Ramírez

The Simpsons -arr. Raúl Prieto Ramírez

The 1915 Expo March by Fred Stansfield  -in a special arrangement for pedals alone by Raúl Prieto Ramírez

Leroy Anderson (1908-1975) – The Typewriter -arr. Raúl Prieto Ramírez

Richard Wagner (1813-1883) –   Overture to “Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg” -arr. Raúl Prieto Ramirez

National Anthem

Upcoming Sunday Artists

Here are the organists who will be playing on upcoming Sundays:

February 11 –      Raúl Prieto Ramirez, San Diego Civic Organist

February 18 – Jared Jacobsen, former San Diego Civic Organist(1978-84)

February 25 – Raúl Prieto Ramirez

March 4 – Robert Plimpton, San Diego Civic Organist Emeritus (1984-2000) with guest artist Eric Starr, Trombonist.

March 11 – Raúl Prieto Ramirez

March 18 – Raúl Prieto Ramirez

March 25 – Raúl Prieto Ramirez

The free weekly concerts are held every Sunday from 2 to 3 p.m., rain or shine, all year round.