Lyle Blackinton Recognition Dinner & Concert

Friday, Mar 20, 2020 at 06:00 PM

First United Methodist Church of San Diego
2111 Camino del Rio South
San Diego, CA 92108

Gordon Turk, Guest Organist

6:00pm Dinner -- 8:00pm Concert

Spreckels Organ Curator Emeritus, Lyle Blackinton, will be honored at a gala dinner and concert. For decades, Lyle was responsible for the upkeep of the Spreckels organ and its expansions, for building magnificent pipe organs, and for tuning and maintaining them throughout the region.

The 6:00 dinner will feature several notable San Diegans, who will offer their own tributes to Lyle. At 8:00 a gala concert, played by one of Lyle's favorite artists, Gordon Turk, will cap off the evening.

The concert is free. The gourmet dinner is $15 per person for AGO members and immediate guests and $25 for non-members. For reservations click on the link below, or email for more information.

Buffet Dinner:
  • Greek salad -- fresh greens with cucumbers, bell peppers, red onions, feta cheese & olives
  • Lemon-Herb roasted chicken
  • Sweet bell peppers stuffed with rice, spinach, garbanzo beans & fresh herbs
  • Hummus served with fresh vegetables & pita bread
  • Celebration cupcakes 

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