Spreckels Organ Society

Sunday April 26 – Concert at 2 p.m.

San Diego Civic Organist Carol Williams will offer the following musical selections:

America – Arranged by Carol Williams
Tuba Tune – C. S. Lang (1891-1971)
Waltz of the Flowers – Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-93)
Greensleeves – Traditional
Vienna March – Scotson Clark (1840-83)
Sortie, Op. 122 – L. J. A. Lefebure-Wely (1817-70)
Te Deum – Jean Langlais (1907-91)
Venus Toccata, Op. 9 – Carol Williams (Contemporary)
Brazil – Russell & Barroso
Swinging Bach – Heaps & Norlin
The National Anthem – Arranged by Carol Williamscarol_4787

Earth Fair Concert – 2 p.m. Sunday April 19

Free concert at 2 p.m. on the great Spreckels Organ on the occasion of Earth Fair! Jared Jacobsen, Former San Diego Civic Organist, will play this concert, which he has titled “Three Block-Busters and Some Bon-Bons” —
Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, S. 565 – Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Caprice Viennois – Fritz Kreisler (1875-1962)
-transcribed for the organ by Jared Jacobsen (b. 1949)
Adagio in E – Frank Bridge (1879-1941)
Prelude to the opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg – Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
-transcribed by Edwin Henry Lemare (1865-1934)
Chinoiserie – Firmin Swinnen (1885-1972)
Maryette, “A Novelty Piano Solo” – Richard Leibert (20th century)
-transcribed by Jared Jacobsen
Ashokan Farewell – Jay Ungar (20th century)
-arranged by James Welch (20th century)
Rhapsody in Blue – George Gershwin (1898-1937)
-transcribed by Tobias Zuleger and Jared Jacobsen
National Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner

Between selections Jared Jacobsen provided the organ fans with h

Photos – San Diego Sings!

Photos by Mike Cox now posted at:

http://sosorgan.org/photogallery/2015/150321chorus/The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Choir of San Diego.

Sunday April 12 concert at 2 p.m.

Civic Organist Dr. Carol Williams will perform the following selections:
America – Arranged by Carol Williams
Dialogue, Troisieme Livre – Louis Marchand (1669-1732)
B. A. C. H.  —  C. P. E. Bach 1714-88)
Greensleeves – Traditional
Fantasia — J. C. Kittel (1732-88)
Praise Thee Lord – Iver Kleive (Contemporary)
Misty – Errol Garner (1923-77)
Twilight Carol Williams (Contemporary)
Freedom, Op. 12 – Carol Williams (Contemporary)
Te Deum – Charles Tournemire (1870-1939)
The National Anthem – Arranged Carol Williams


Program for 2 p.m. on April 5

San Diego Civic Organist Emeritus Robert Plimpton will play the following selections:
America, the Beautiful –  Arranged by Robert Plimpton
Toccata on the French Easter Carol “O Sons and Daughters” – Lynnwood Farnam (1885-1930)
Prelude and Fugue in a minor (BWV 543) – J. S. Bach (1685=1750)
To Spring    – Edvard Grieg (1843-1907) Transcription by Edwin H. Lemare
Gothic Suite – Leon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
Introduction- Choral
Menuet gothique
Prière á Notre-Dame
The Bells of St. Anne de Beaupré – Alexander Russell (1880-1953)
Festival March (The Balboa Park Organ Suite) – Michael Burkhardt (b. 1955)
“Battle Hymn of the Republic: – 19th century American
“Lift Every Voice and Sing” – J. Rosamond Johnson
The Whole World in His Hands – Spiritual, Arranged by Joe Utterback (b. 1944)
Toccata (Symphony 5) – Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)
The National Anthem