Congratulations to Spreckels Organ Society volunteer Matt Erickson, who was one of seven people recognized for their Team Spirit on behalf of Balboa Park at a lively barbeque hosted on June 5 by the Balboa Park Cultural Partnership (BPCP). In the photo, Matt is joined by City Council President Todd Gloria and Deborah Klochko, Chair of BPCP and Executive Director of the Museum of Photographic Arts.
For more photos of the fun day that was open to all staff and volunteers at Park institutions, click here.
Congratulations to the Young Organists who played such an excellent concert on June 1.
In this photo, left to right: Leslie Wolf Robb, Sam Buse, Peter Bullard, Vincent Pham, Alex Kramer, Heidi Fleischbein, Trinity Schulz, Suzy Webster, Lea Schmidt-Rogers, Carol Williams.
More of Bob Lang’s photos at this link:
San Diego Civic Organist Dr. Carol Williams will perform the following selections in an hour-long concert beginning at 2 p.m.
America — Arr. by Carol Williams
Dialogue – Jean-Adam Guilain (c1680-c1739)
Fantasia, BWV 572 – J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
Cantabile Symphonique – Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921)
Venus Toccata, Op. 9 – Carol Williams (Contemporary)
The Dam Busters March – Eric Coates (1886-1957) Arr. Carol Williams
Wedding March, A Midsummer Night’ Dream – Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47)
Blue Moon – Rodgers & Hart
Te Deum – Charles Tournemire (1870-1939)
The National Anthem — Arr. Carol Williams
This week, meet “The Young Organists” at the
American Guild of Organists / Spreckels Honors Concert
America — played by Suzy Webster
Welcome — Dr. Carol Williams, San Diego Civic Organist
Praise to the Lord, the Almighty Randolph Currie
Carillon on Westminster Abbey Chimes Alfred V. Fedak
Trinity Schulz (Spreckels Award – Novice Devision)
Die Glocken Lea Schmidt-Rogers
Toccata in D Minor, BWV 565 J.S. Bach
Sonata in Baroque Style Gordon Young
Prelude and Fugue in F Major, BWV 556 J.S. Bach
Lauren A. (Spreckels Award – Intermediate Division)
Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565 J.S. Bach
Suite Gothique Leon Boellmann
Toccata in C Major, BWV 564 J.S. Bach
Prelude in C Major, BWV 531 J.S. Bach
Rubrics Dan Locklair
The People Respond – Amen!
Prelude in G Major, BWV 568 J.S. Bach
Toccata on “Amazing Grace” J. Christopher Pardini
Sonata No. 2 in C Minor Felix Mendelssohn
Allegro maestoso e vivace
Concerto in A Minor, BWV 593 Allegro J.S. Bach
Sam Buse (Spreckels Award – Advanced Division)
The National Anthem – played by Suzy Webster
These are the eight outstanding young musicians of the May 10 Scholarship Auditions held by the American Guild of Organists, San Diego Chapter in cooperation with the Spreckels Organ Society.
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