Video Recordings from Ken Allen of Palo Alto

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Recently digitized:



Making "The Mission" - A slide lecture on video by photo editor Acey Harper
        - The story of the publication of "The Mission," a book about people in the present-day Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS aka “The Mormons”) (26 Jan 1996)

Ken Allen – Careers in Patent Law BYU EE Seminar (November 13, 2014 – audio recording)

James Welch on the Stanford Carillons-Christmas Carols (Dec. 14, 2002)
Phantoms & Fugues at St. Mark’s on Halloween (Oct. 31, 2000)

Russell Hancock in Concert (January 1994)

Odyssey of the Mind in Palo Alto (1994 Broadcast)

Baroque Sinfonietta – violin students of Jenny Rudin (1992)

Gunn Gymnastics on Cable (June 1993)

Managing Personal Finances Ken & Sue Allen (1 hr Feb 2001)

Timmy the Titan (2002 Gunn HS Mascot (Keith Allen) bio on HS Sports Focus KICU TV36)

Tim Schmalbeck on HS Sports Focus (bio Apr. 28, 1994 KICU TV36)

EPA Digital Village Review  (April 29, 2003)

Ravenswood Spt Ellen Spencer’s Report on Belle Haven One-to-One eLearning at the EPA Digital Village Anniversary 2002 (excerpt from presentation day) (4/23/02)
The Story of the Declaration of Independence-Mark Bonham (July 4, 2003)

Independence Day 2004 -Shirley Campbell (July 5, 2004)

"Who Asked Isaac?" A play about the Vietnam Era by Rev. Robert Herhold (1995)

Tour & Concert of the Great Organ at St. Mark's Episcopal Church (James Welch Oct. 31, 2002-Feb. 3, 2003)  1hr


Gunn High School

 “Heavenly Bandstand” Gunn High School Extravaganza directed by Bill Liberatore (Feb 3, 2015) HD

Gunn High School Choir - Odyssey in Australia (6/03)  1.5 hr

Totally Gone with the Wind” 2007 Gunn High School Extravaganza (Feb 14, 2007)

"Totally Gone with the Wind 2002" Gunn High School Extravaganza (Feb 13, 2002)
“Billy Bubba and the Forty Thieves” Gunn High School Extravaganza (Feb 10, 2004)
Scrooge Mart”
Gunn High School Extravaganza (Dec 16, 2004)
"Braveheart and Soul"  Gunn High School Extravaganza
(Feb 13, 2003}

“His Hands” sung by Debbie and Becky Bright at funeral of grandmother Mary Grace (Feb 23, 2005)
John Bright speaks at funeral of mother-in-law Mary Grace Smith Allen Wade (Feb 23, 2005)
“How Great Thou Art” Reed H Allen violin at funeral of grandmother Mary Grace Smith Allen Wade (Feb 23, 2005)
Funeral of Mary Grace Smith Allen Wade – entirety at Lewiston, Utah (23 Feb 2005)
Memories of Mary Grace Smith Allen Wade by siblings and relatives (23 Feb 2005)
Burial Service for Mary Grace Smith Allen Wade Elysian Burial Gardens, Millcreek, Utah (23 Feb 2005)



Convocation at Stanford-Sponsored by the LDS Institute and featuring music and devotional addresses by guests, Stanford faculty and students

Convocation at Stanford w/ John Hennessey Oct. 28,1999

Convocation at Stanford w/ John Echemendy & Elder Jeffery R. Holland Oct. 13, 2000

Convocation at Stanford w/ David Bennion & Rev. Scott Hennessey Oct. 12, 2001 TBD

Convocation at Stanford w/ Elder Merrill Higham & Dean Sharon Long Oct. 16, 2002 TBD

Convocation at Stanford w/ Larry Wilson Oct. 14, 2003

Convocation at Stanford w/ Dr. Luskin Oct. 26, 2004

Convocation at Stanford w/ Thomas Griffith Sep 30, 2008


Convocation 2012 at Stanford Memorial Church - Terryl Givens (14 Oct 2012) TBD

Convocation 2013 at Stanford Memorial Church - Craig Jessop and Markus Covert (15 Oct 2013) TBD

“The Experiment” Dr. Markus Covert at Convocation Oct. 15, 2013 HD

 “Such a Time is This” Cynthia Bailey Lee at Convocation Oct. 9, 2014

Convocation 2014 Elder Lance Wickman Oct. 9, 2015 HD

Convocation 2015 Oct. 27, 2015 HD (Does not include address by Elder Quentin L. Cook, which is found here or here.)

Convocation 2016 Claremont Professor Patrick Mason and Stanford Law School Dean Elizabeth Magill (Oct. 11, 2016)

Convocation 2019 at Stanford Memorial Church (1 hr 30 min Oct. 18, 2019)

Kate Holbrook at the 2019 LDS Convocation at Stanford Memorial Church (26 min Oct. 18, 2019)








Rats! PA Foothills Ward Musical--The Pied Piper (38 min Nov. 22, 2019)

The Remaking of “Lady and the Tramp” A lecture by producer Brad Taylor (54 min Nov. 17, 2019)

Toccatas-Times Three! The 27th Annual Palo Alto Halloween Concert at St. Mark’s with James Welch (1 hr 4 min Oct. 26, 2019)

Love, Limits & Laughter Author Ann Ellsworth on her book about her adoption of five Special Needs Kids (58 min Oct. 23, 2019)

James Welch on the Organ at Stanford Memorial Church (60 min Oct. 9, 2019)

The Saint Michael Trio “Smetana—A Study in Grief” (59 min May 3, 2019)

“The City of Joseph” – The Nauvoo Pageant (1 hr 20 min Aug 1996)

“Building the City of Joseph” – Documentary behind the scenes at the Nauvoo Pageant (55 min August 1996)


The Music of Mary Finlayson 70th Birthday Concert Feb 15, 2004 www.

Sue Allen Birthday Concert May 8, 2014

No Problem” Birthday Gift Song Dedicated to Sue Allen by Mary Finlayson performed May 8, 2014

“All About Love” Menlo Park Stake Roadshows Mar 29, 1992 (2 hrs)

“All About Love” Palo Alto II Ward Roadshow Mar 29, 1992 (24 min)


The 2019 Christmas Crèche Exhibit Concerts

Zion Choir (38 min Dec 7, 2019)

James Welch & Friends (48 min Dec 7, 2019)

Redwood Ringers (39 min Dec 8,2019)

Mayfield Singers (1 hr 3 min Dec 8, 2019)

Gunn HS Chamber Singers (49 min Dec 9, 2019)

Valparaiso Singers (48 min Dec 10, 2019)

Mountain View HS Madrigals (30 min Dec 11, 2019)


The Life of Reed H. Allen at Thirty (37 min Dec 29, 2007)

Keith Allen—On the Trail to Eagle (12 min May 10, 2002)

SDSU WIRA Novice 8 Crew Championships with Julia Allen and the San Diego State University Women's Novice Eight (6 min May 5, 2002)


Funeral of Wilford Schaar Knights for FamilySearch (1 hr 43 min Mar 7, 2009)

Interview with Wil Knights for FamilySearch (1 hr 46 min May 11, 2002)

Audio Interview of Wil Knights for FamilySearch (1 hr 30 min 1998)


Elder Ken Allen 72nd Birthday Tribute 2019 (Russian) (6:53 Feb. 20, 2019)

Nicholas Welch Recital at Mission Dolores (audio 48 min Nov. 11, 2018)

James Welch Organ Recital at Grace Cathedral (audio 48 min Oct. 7, 2018)

The Ceiling of St. Isaac’s Cathedral St. Petersburg, Russia (32sec. May 20, 2017)

Christmas Talent Show 2017 - Russia St. Petersburg Mission (54:09)


Journey Back in Time – Petra, Israel, Egypt (Full documentary 1:09:00 March 7, 2018)

Journey Back in Time Part 1 – Petra (6 min March 21, 2017)


Saint Michael Trio 10th Anniversary Gala (Fox Theatre, Redwood City, 1:30:00, March 4, 2017)

Out of Egypt-A Whirling Dervish Near Luxor on the Nile River (January 9, 2017)

Saint Michael Trio Plays the Blues with the Peninsula Symphony (January 20, 2017) 

Alonzo Gaskill Farewell Party at Stanford LDS Institute (June 3, 2003)

Alonzo Gaskill Remembered: “J. Golden Nuggets(June 3, 2003)


KFaceTV – The YouTube channel of video productions by KFace TV aka Keith Allen (Parody videos worth watching)
 Han Solo: A Smuggler’s Trade A Star Wars Fan Film produced by Keith Allen & David Oakes; starring Jamie Costa (Dec. 10, 2016)


James Welch – Masterpieces from a Gothic Cathedral - first recorded Oct. 31, 2009 (1:12:00)


David Bradford – What I Learned from EntrepreneursEvening With” Series of the BYU Management Society, Silicon Valley Chapter (December 8, 2016)


Christmas Carol – The Musical: Palo Alto 2nd Ward produced by Colette Taylor (December 10, 2016)

Memorial Service for Allan James Jensen (January 20, 2017)

Lorna Lee Holdaway Funeral (January 14, 2017)

Margaret Jacobsen Bennion Funeral (October 15, 2004)

Concerts at the 29th Annual Christmas Crèche Exhibit in Palo Alto (Dec. 3-7, 2016) HD

   - James Welch and Friends (Dec. 3)

   - Bay Area Men's Choir (Dec. 3)

   - The Valparaiso Singers (Dec. 4)

   - The San Francisco State University Handbell Choir (Dec. 4)

   - Gunn High School Chamber Singers (Dec. 5)

   - Mayfield Singers (Dec. 6)

   - Mountain View High School Madrigals (Dec. 7)


 “Bach from the Dead” James Welch, Erin McOmber and Brent Hall at the 24th Annual Halloween Concert at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (October 31, 2016)

Brad Agle – Becoming an Ethical Leader “Evening With” Series of the

   BYU Management Society Silicon Valley Chapter - BYU professor and a world expert

   on business ethics (Palo Alto August 23, 2016)

 Antarctica-A South Pole Safari A short three-minute music video by Keith Allen (December 2015) HD

Antarctica-The Lemaire Channel Passage  A five-minute time lapse video by Adrian Milford of Vancouver, Canada (December 25, 2015) HD

Antarctic Odyssey A 28-minute narrated tour of the western side of the Antarctic Peninsula led by the naturalists of Aurora Expeditions (December 20-29, 2015) HD

 A Grand Canyon Expedition A fantastic narrated rafting journey down the Colorado River with Ken Allen, June 2014 (released July 22, 2016) HD

The Grand Canyon-Nothing But Rapids (Colorado River rafting expedition, June 2014) HD

 Dr. Omer Salem Conversation with Members of the Kol Emeth Community Palo Alto (June 8, 2016) HD

Dr. Omer Salem Address on Muslim-Jewish Relations Palo Alto (June 8, 2016) HD

Charles E. Townsend, Jr. (1919-2016) Memorialized Orinda Community Church (April 13, 2016) HD (YouTube unlisted)

Charles E. Townsend, Jr. Remembered Claremont CC (April 13, 2016) HD (YouTube unlisted)

The Valparaiso Singers Faure’ Requiem Menlo Park Good Friday (March 25, 2016) HD

The Valparaiso Singers Easter Message with Candace Osborn & Anthems of the Resurrection Menlo Park Good Friday (March 25, 2016) HD

Storytellers at the Annex (Episode 2) (produced by Colette Taylor) Menlo Park (19 March 2016) HD

Rachmaninoff Concerto No. 2 in C minor –Moderato Nicholas Welch and James Welch (18 March 2016) HD

“From Bach to Rach” James Welch and son Nicholas Welch perform organ classics at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (18 March 2016)

BYU Management Society “An Evening with Joel Peterson: The 10 Laws of Trust” (Palo Alto, February 25, 2016)

Mayfield Singers Present: “Love is a Many-Splendored Thing” guest conductor Rosalind Hill, BYU choral director (Menlo Park, Feb. 13, 2016) HD

The Life Story of Robert Southwick Hansen (1919-1995) Part 1Part 2 as told to his children and grandchildren (27 November 1997) SD

Jean Char Gong 90th Birthday Celebration The Annex, Menlo Park (6 February 2015) HD

The Saint Michael Trio 9th Anniversary Gala with Russell Hancock Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts (January 8, 2016) HD

Ralph P. Stewart Funeral Service Menlo Park, California (December 11, 2015) HD

Concerts at the 28th Annual Christmas Crèche Exhibit in Palo Alto (December 5-9, 2015) HD

              James Welch, Organist & Erin McOmber, Soprano (December 5)

              Zion Choir directed by Denise Erskine (December 5)

             San Francisco State University Bell Choir directed by Caroline Harnly (December 6)

             The Valparaiso Singers “The Glorious Gift” directed by Jonatham McPhie (Dece 6)

             Gunn High School Chamber Singers directed by William Liberatore (December 7)

              Los Altos High School Main Street Singers directed by Mark Shaull (December 8)

              The Mayfield Singers (December 9)

 “Nicholas Welch Senior Recital”- Presented by the American Guild of Organists at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Palo Alto with James Welch (Nov. 15, 2015) HD
“Phantoms of the Pipes” The 23rd Annual Halloween Concert at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Palo Alto with James and Nicholas Welch and Rebecca Maggi (October 31, 2015) HD

Bill Benz Remembered –Michael Wolfson and Guy Crosby, Eulogies to Bill Benz (Memorial Service 7 Oct 2015, Woodside Priory) HD

“Storytelling at the Annex” (Episode 1) (produced by Colette Taylor) Menlo Park (18 Sept 2015) HD

“Shirley’s Last Party” The Funeral Service for Shirley Gorrell Campbell (17 Oct 1930- 5 Sept 2015) Palo Alto (11 September 2015) HD

“An Evening with Writer Jeff Benedict, Introduction by Steve Young” BYUMS- Silicon Valley Chapter lecture (June 11, 2015) HD

The Saint Michael Trio-“Diagnosing Schumann” Dinkelspiel Auditorium at Stanford (8 May 2015) HD

 Tributes to the late apostle Elder L. Tom Perry (Recorded in Germany 2005) SD:

                  On Pres. Heber J. Grant

                  Succession of Modern Prophets

                  Address to the Young Single Adults in Germany August 2005


(The following programs are archived with the Media Center or are no longer available, except where a link is shown:)


TEDx Gunn High School 2015 –Selected presentations – 3 hrs (16 Jan 2015) on YouTube

James Welch, Karen Thielen, Michael Adduci “Chamber Music for a Winter Afternoon” St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Palo Alto (1 Feb 2015) HD

The Christmas Crèche Exhibit in Palo Alto an inspirational narrated tour by the exhibit designers (December 2008) SD
The Saint Michael Trio-“Anniversary” The Eighth Annual Gala
Fox Theatre, Redwood City (30 January 2015) HD or SD
“The Mayfield Singers Caroling for Christmas”
Erin McOmber, Becca Johnson & Friends (39 min 14 December 2014)

“Harp & Hand Bells at the Christmas Crèche Exhibit” Jessica Matsumori, Anna Wengreen & Friends (42 Min 10 December 2014)

“The Main Street Singers of Los Altos High School Crèche Concert 2014” directed by Marc Shaull (40 min 9 December 2014)

 “The Gunn Choir Crèche Concert 2014” directed by William Liberatore (45 min 8 December 2014)

“The Valparaiso Singers Crèche Concert 2014” A tribute to the late Judith Stewart  (47 min 7 December 2014)

 “The Zion Choir Crèche Concert 2014” directed by Denise Erskine (35 min 6 December 2014)

 “Shifting Gears: When to Stop Driving and How to Move ForwardAvenidas forum on Senior Driving (23 Oct 2014 Palo Alto)

Palo Alto City Council 2014 Election Forum sponsored by PAN (2 hours October 4, 2014)

The Saint Michael Trio – “Write Like Mozart” (3 Oct 2014 Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center)

Smarter Parking Forum at Channing House ( (28 Aug 2014 Palo Alto)

Judith Stewart Funeral Service (1939-2014) – Dr. Craig Jessop directing The Valparaiso Singers (23 Aug 2014 Menlo Park)

Interfaith Choral Workshop 2014 “Music of Mack Wilberg”- Craig Jessop conductor (10 May 2014 Stanford)

“Spring Concert on Ensign Street” Russ Hancock, Jim and Nicholas Welch and original music by Mary Finlayson (9 May 2014)

The Saint Michael Trio-“Foreshadowing Beethoven” - Informance at Stanford’s Dinkelspiel Auditorium (11 April 2014)

Menlo Park Family History Center Day Greg McKeown and Steve Morse  –  Excerpts (22 March 2014)

JRCLS Annual Fireside Broadcast honoring Bruce Hafen (Announcement) (31 Jan 2014)

“An Evening With Merrill Bateman” - Address to BYU Management Society, Silicon Valley Chapter (30 Jan 2014 Palo Alto)

The Saint Michael Trio- “Anniversary” The Seventh Annual Gala (Fox Theatre, Redwood City 24 Jan 2014)

Concerts at the 26th Annual Christmas Crèche Exhibit at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Palo Alto 2013

    Handbell Choir-Jessica Matsumori (7 Dec 2013)

    Pinewood School Choirs (7 Dec 2013)

    The Valparaiso Singers, Judith Stewart--“O Light of Life” (8 Dec 2013)

    Ariel Bybee & Friends--“The Nativity in Scripture and Song” (9 Dec 2013)

    James Welch, Organist--“Jesus the Savior, Source of Light” (10 Dec 2013)

    Kathleen Pickett, and the Los Altos/Mountain View LDS families--“Sing Noel!” (11 Dec 2013)

Halloween Concert 2013 “All Gory, Loud and Horror” - James Welch and Sons (31 Oct 2013 St. Mark’s Episcopal Church Palo Alto)

“Computing That Serves” - BYU CS Alumni Dinner – Sue Allen (26 Oct 2013 Provo, Utah) (On Vimeo)

The Saint Michael Trio at Stanford – “Debussey Musicien Francais” – Informance at Stanford’s Dinkelspiel Auditorium (4 October 2013)

Jay Verkler – The Future of the Menlo Park Family History Center (25 Sept 2013 Menlo Park)

“An Evening with Warren Jenson” - Leadership - Address to the BYU Management Society, Silicon Valley Chapter (12 Sept 2013 Palo Alto)

Gene Crew Memorial Service (21 Aug 2013 Julia Morgan Ballroom, San Francisco)

“Growth without Gridlock” - Green Planning Action Forum on Transportation Demand Management (17 Aug 2013 Avenidas, Palo Alto)

Dan & Tara Bright Reception (13 July 2013 Kaysville, Utah)

The Saint Michael Trio –“Haydn on Trial” Informance at Stanford’s Dinkelspiel Auditorium (24 May 2013 Stanford)

The Seventh Annual Welch Family Concert (April 28, 2013, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church)

Colette Taylor’s 80th Birthday Bash (13 April 2013 Menlo Park)

Bob Sikora Remembrance Gathering (6 April 2013 Lucie Stern Center, Palo Alto)

Gwen Connell Memorial Service (2 April 2013 Palo Alto)

Stake Meussical Menlo Park Stake Youth (1 March 2013 Menlo Park)

Lauren Bandman “Love’s Journey” (9 Feb. 2013, JCC Theater, Palo Alto)

 The Valparaiso Singers Good Friday Concert “I Will Not Leave You Comfortless” (3 April 2015) HD

Gunn High School Spring Concert with Michelle Jordan (1 April 2015) HD

Menlo Park Stake Musical “The Book That Saved the Earth” (28 Feb 2015) HD


The Akert Family Monument Dedication Ceremony (17 Sept 2011, Salt Lake City Cemetery)

The Saint Michael Trio-Sixth Annual “Anniversary” (5 Jan 2013 Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts)

Concerts at the 25th Annual Christmas Crèche Exhibit at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Palo Alto 2012

    James Welch and Sons Organ and Piano (7pm, Dec 1, 2012)

    The Valparaiso Singers & Bell Choir (7pm, Dec 2, 2012)

    Gunn High School Chamber Choir (Dec 3, 2012)

    Los Altos High School Choir (Dec 4, 2012)

    Menlo Singers (Dec 5, 2012)

Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School & Kristen Smith Dayley: “For All The Saints” - A Spiritual History of The LDS Church in Boston (7 Nov 2012 Palo Alto) 1.5 hours

Donna Largent Memorial Service, Abundant Life Church (3 Nov 2012) ~3 hours

Steve Young, Keynote Address with Carmen Rasmussen at The 2012 Annual BYU Management Society Dinner (2 Nov 2012 Fremont) 1.5 hours (Special order)

BYU Management Society Scholarship Winners 2012 (4 min)

James Welch:  “Bachtober” The Annual Halloween Concert at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Palo Alto (29 Oct 2012) 1.2 hours

The Saint Michael Trio: “Mendelssohn Explained” at Stanford (26 Oct. 2012) 1.2 hours

Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School: “How Will You Measure Your Life?” (19 Sept 2012) 1.5 hours

Saint Michael Trio “Debussy” (1 June 2012) 1.2 hours

Tour of Benson and Logan with the W.B. Allen Family Reunion (1 July 1995) 0.7 hours

Excerpts from the 2012 Menlo Park Family History Center Open House Keynote: Jay Verkler, former CEO FamilySearch  (Feb 2012)

  “The 21st Century as a Century of Duties”  (Prof. John W. Welch, Music by James Welch & Barbara W. Cramer, Stanford Memorial Church Feb. 16, 2012)

            The Saint Michael Trio- “Anniversary” at the Mountain View Center for the Performing

                  Arts (7 Jan 2012) (2hrs)

 Concerts at the 24th Annual Christmas Crèche Exhibit 2011

 Exhibit Tour and Dedication (Dec. 2, 2011)

 Zion Youth Choir (Dec 3, 2011)

Menlo School Choir (Dec. 3, 2011)

The Valparaiso Singers (7pm, Dec.  4, 2011)

Gunn High School Choir (Dec. 5, 2011)

James Welch and Rebecca Maggi, Soprano (Dec. 6, 2011)

The Palo Alto 2nd Ward Chorale, Dir. Colette Taylor (Dec. 7, 2011)

James Welch Annual Halloween Concert at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (Palo Alto (31 Oct 2011)

Adobe Meadow Neighborhood Association Forum on The Verizon Cell Tower Proposal at the Palo Alto Little League Park (March 12, 2011) Audio

A Gift of Music Honoring Hank Taylor at 80 (Feb. 25, 2011)

Menlo Park Stake: The 36th Annual Heritage of Christmas (Dec 12, 2010)

Bob Galbraith: Carols and Classics at the Crèche Exhibit (Dec 8, 2010)

James Welch & Barbara Cramer at the Crèche Exhibit (Dec 7, 2010)

The Gunn High School Choir at the Crèche Exhibit (Dec 6, 2010)

The Valparaiso Singers at the Palo Alto Crèche Exhibit (Dec 5, 2010)

The Stanford Institute/Heritage Choir at the Crèche Exhibit (Dec 4, 2010)

The Valparaiso Singers: “Simple Gifts of Music” (Oct 23, 2010)

The Saint Michael Trio: “Going French” Informance at Menlo College (2010)

The Saint Michael Trio: “Brahms and Schuman-It’s Complicated” Informance at Menlo College (2010)

The Saint Michael Trio: “Journey Through Time” Informance at Menlo College (6/2010)

Palo Alto Philharmonic Chamber Group –Mendelssohn (Mar 13, 2010)

Menlo Park Stake: The 35th Annual Heritage of Christmas (Dec 13, 2009)

The Saint Michael Trio: “Mendelssohn 101” Informance at Menlo College (11/2009)

James Welch and Friends “Masterpieces of the Organ “ (Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church, Annual Halloween Concert (Oct. 31, 2009) SD

Mendelssohn’s “Elijah” directed by Craig Jessop at Stanford Memorial Church (October 17, 2009)

The Saint Michael Trio: “Debut” Informance at Menlo College (August 2009)
Gunn High School Choir at the Palo Alto Crèche Exhibit (Dec 6, 2008)
The Gunn High School Choir at the Palo Alto Crèche Exhibit
The Valparaiso Singers at the Palo Alto Crèche Exhibit (Dec 7, 2008)
The Palo Alto Second Ward Choir at the Palo Alto Crèche Exhibit (Dec 10, 2008)
 “Come To Bethlehem” The 34th Annual Heritage of Christmas (Dec 14, 2008)
“Phantom of the Organ” James Welch’s 16th Annual Halloween Concert at St. Mark’s (Oct 31, 2008)
The 50th Anniversary Concert of the St. Marks’ Organ (James Welch 2/10/08)
“This Little Babe” The 33rd Annual Heritage of Christmas (Dec. 9, 2007)
The Valparaiso Singers at The Creche Exhibit (Dec. 2, 2007)
The 50th Anniversary Concert of the St. Mark’s Episcopal Church Organ (James Welch
) (Feb. 10, 2008)
Cellist Vicki Wang
(July 2007)
Violinist Jasuko Hattori
(Sept. 15, 2007)
The Hamburg Water and Light Show (
July 2006)
 “To Life!” 
(PAI/PAII/RCII SPRING SING Saturday 14 April 2007 and Friday 13 April 2007)
The Temple Hill Symphony with Soloist Russell Hancock playing Rachmaninoff (2/07)

The Heritage of Christmas Menlo Park Stake, conducted by Russell Hancock (12/06)
The Palo Alto High School Choir at the Creche Exhibit (12/06)

Darbietungen auf PAL Format aus Deutschland (2/05-8/06):
Kammerchor Vocalis
(12-05, 04-06, 08-06, 08-06 PAL-Format)
 und verschiedene Videos in Deutschland gefilmt (nachfragen!)
Die JAE Tagung zu Kiel 2005 Aktivitäten:  Video-Podcast (Kiel Tagung als mp4 download)
Die JAE Tagung zu Salzburg 2006
(Einige sind auch durch RIZ-Hamburg zu erhalten)

Trio Voronezh (benefit concert 11/04)
Gothic Gargoyles with James Welch
The Redwood Symphony (with Russell Hancock as Liberace) 7/24/04
Gunn Graduation 6/9/04

Paly Graduation 6/9/04
Get A Job Using the Internet - Floyd Bertagnolli (2004) on Vimeo, above
The Harvard Glee Club in Palo Alto (March 2004)
The Gunn High School Winter Concert
(Dec. 18, 2003)
"Sing We Now of Christmas"
(Menlo Park Stake Musical Program Dec. 14, 2003)
CD-"The Best of" Gunn High Choir in Australia
(6/03 Digitally mastered audio CD )
Gunn Alto High School Commencement 2003 + Spirit shorts
(June 11, 2003)
Palo Alto High School Commencement
(June 11, 2003)
Gunn Alto High School Baccalaureate 2003 + Spirit shorts
(June 8, 2003)
EPA Digital Village Anniversary 2003
(3 hours-two tapes) (4/29/03)
Gunn High School Diving
Castilleja School Productions
(Cast only 4/26/03, 11/20/03)
Ensign Street Concert:  The Classical Guitar of Marc Teicholz (4/27/03
Successful Job Interviews, Jeff Foy, Employment Specialist (4/13/03)
Ensign Street Concert: Vivaldi's "Four Seasons" Karen Bentley + the Albany Consort 2/16/03
"Braveheart and Soul"  Gunn Choir Extravaganza 2/13/03 (also special order through Patrick Collins 408-736-4989)
"Rachmaninoff" Dahna Rudin Cello+ Russell Hancock Piano (1/18/03)
"Dare to Dream" Woody Spears, Tuskeegee Airman, and Judge LaDoris Cordell, MLKing Memorial Service (1/19/03)
Soccer: Gunn vs. Bellarmine - David meets Goliath for the 2003 CCS  Div. I Soccer Championship
(Feb 28, 2003)
The Gunn High School Winter Concert 
Featuring The Mass in G by Franz Schubert (Dec. 19, 2002)
The Gunn Chamber Choir Sings Christmas Music
Performance at the Palo Alto Crèche Exhibit (Dec. 7, 2002)
Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service in Palo Alto
Benefit for the homeless (Nov. 28, 2002)
The Pinewood Derby Open
Drag Racing Palo Alto Style - Sponsored by Troop 66 BSA (Nov. 6, 2002)
Mozart's "Requiem"
The Interfaith Choral Workshop with Craig Jessop at Stanford Memorial Church  (Oct. 26, 2002)
Gunn High School Football vs. St. Francis
(CCS Div. III Semifinals) Nov. 30, 2002
Gunn High School Football  vs. Aragon
(CCS Div. III Quarterfinals) Nov. 23, 2002
"The Morning Breaks"
(A Musical Presentation of the Missionaries of the LDS San Francisco Mission June 16, 2002) (1 hour 5 min)
Gunn Alto High School Commencement
(June 12, 2002)(1 hour 40 min)
Palo Alto High School Commencement
(June 12, 2002) (1 hour 40 min)
Rev. Jesse Jackson "Effort Must Exceed Opportunity!"
(An Address to the Youth of East Palo Alto April 2002) (5 min)
Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships
(unedited excerpts 75 min) (5/4/02-5/5/02)
"SCVALS" Gunn High School Diving Competition
(April 30, 2002) (deleted)
"Romeo and Juliet" by Wm. Shakespeare
produced by James Shelby, Gunn High School Drama Dept. (Mar 20, 2002)

James B. Welch, Organist: Various Performances and tours of organs. Selections include:
The Seventh Annual Welch Family Concert (April 28, 2013)
The Sixth Annual Welch Family Concert
(April 2012)

James Welch & Barbara Cramer at the Crèche Exhibit (Dec 7, 2010)
The 50th Anniversary Concert of the St. Marks’ Organ (
"Christmas Concert with The Valparaiso Singers and Sharon Davis Soprano (San Bruno Dec. 13, 2003)
"Bach to the Future" (Oct 31, 2003)
James Welch on the Stanford Carillons (
Dec. 14, 2002)
"The Great Organ at St. Marks Episcopal Church,"  Palo Alto (Feb 23, 2003) (15 min tour)
"An Evening with the Wicks Organ in Redwood City" (May 19, 2002) (70 min)
"James Welch: The Schoenstein Organ 20th Anniversary Concert" (January 20, 2002)
The Story of the Schoenstein Organ in Palo Alto with James Welch - 15 minutes (2/02)
The Wicks Organ in Redwood City with James Welch -14 minutes (5/19/02)
"The Valparaiso Organ" (12/31/00)- 9 minutes
"Sing Unto Heaven" with Judith Stewart and the Valparaiso Singers (October 2001)
"The Bach-y Horror Show" with James Welch, Organ, and Russell Hancock, Piano (October 31, 2001)
"Bach with a Vengeance"  James Welch, Organ, and Rebecca Maggi, Soprano (October 31, 2002)
"James Welch, Phantom Organist" (St. Marks Episcopal Church 10/30/99)

The Annual Halloween "Monster Concert" at St. Mark's Episcopal Church
        - with Count Dracula Welch, Frankensteinway Hancock, Mimi Dye, Rebecca Magi
(Plus other Halloween concerts over the last decade)

"Faith and Learning" Lecture Series:
       -Lisa M. Rampton: "An LDS Perspective on the Conflict in the Holy Land" (5/11/02)
       -Dean Michael Young, George Washington Univ. Law School - "Religious Freedom and International Law" (4/7/02)
       -Prof. Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School - "Will Success Cause The Church to Fail?" (4/2001)
       -Prof. Eugene England - Shakespeare and the Atonement of Christ (1998)
       -Prof. Jack Welch - "Archeological Evidence of the Book of Mormon" (May 10, 1998)
       -Prof. Reed Jensen - "Enough and to Spare" - preserving earth's resources (1999)
       -Prof. Eugene England - "Maundry Thursday" - the spiritual significance of the day before Good  Friday (1999)
       -Alonzo Gaskill- The Exegesis in Scripture (10/2000) (Contact Dr. Gaskill)
       -Alonzo Gaskill - Symbols in Scripture (June 5, 2001) (Contact Dr. Gaskill)
"Tanks for the Memories"  Military Vehicle Technology Museum Tour Portola Valley (July 4, 2001)
Paly Memories 2001  Video Yearbook (June 13, 2001)
Palo Alto High School Commencement (June 13, 2001)
The Paly/Gunn HUGG (April 20, 2001  Stanford Stadium)
Music of Hawai'i from The Flint Center (Recorded April 8, 2001)
Selections from 2001 Paly and Gunn swim season
Mimi Dye and the Palo Alto Philharmonic from Spangenburg Auditorium  (Recorded April 7, 2001)
The Gospel Choir of Emmanuel Baptist Church of San Jose (Recorded March 24, 2001)
Requiem by WA Mozart and an Easter Message from Bishop Mark Bonham (Recorded April 13, 2001)
The Fifteenth Annual Klein International String Competition (Semifinals 6/10/00) (two programs)
"A Night at the Movies," a musical revue by the Stanford First Ward (May 2000)
Mimi Dye, violist, and the Nova Vista Symphony  (Smithwick Theater, Foothill College 11/6/99)
Louise Plummer, "A Five-Minute-a-Day Journal" (LDS Women's Conference Menlo Park 1/22/00)
Paly PTSA Presents:
  "How to Stay Connected with Your Teen" A Parenting Seminar with Sheila Dubin (Oct. 4, 2000)
  "Teens and Stress: How Parents Can Help" Sheila Dubin (Nov. 1, 2000)
  "Teens and Drugs" A Panel Discussion (Jan. 10, 2001)
  "Teens and Summer Rules" with Sheila Dubin (May 2, 2001) "From Russia...With Love"  -The Valparaiso Singers' autumn 2000 humanitarian tour of Russia
   "Salute to the Century" The Valparaiso Singers directed by Judith Stewart (10/23/99)
The Palo Alto Winter Lodge Ice Shows (1995, 96, 97, 98, 99, 2000, 2001, 2002)
                         [An alternative to tapes from Video Excellence]
Barbara Angstman Geary, Pianist in Recital at Santa Clara University (Oct. 14, 2000)
"Easter Cantata"
        - Palo Alto 2nd Ward directed by Nancy Powell (1999)
"Elijah" by Mendelssohn
        - Directed by Judith Stewart (1999)
"Hurray for Hollywood" (1997)
        - Fairmeadow fourth and fifth graders perform a musical revue directed by Phil Done.
"Kids on Broadway" (1996)
        - Fairmeadow children directed by Phil Done.
"Palo Alto Odyssey of the Mind"
        - Award-winning show of interviews and demonstrations on OM (1993)
"Persuaded by the Spirit" An oratorio by Robert Ward Jones (1998)
        - The transformation of the life of Alma the Younger. Narrated by Mary F. Hall.  (52 min)
"An Evening with Mary Fielding Smith"
        - One women show by Judith Gilchrist about a Mormon Pioneer of the 19th Century
"The Amazing Grace of Gospel Music"
        - Gospel Music Choir Concert with St. John Baptist Choir and others (Feb. 21, 1998)
"The Healing Power of Gospel Music"
         - Gospel Music Choir Concert with St. John Baptist Choir and others (June 1998)
Palo Alto Middle School Air Bands Competition (1997)
Jordan Middle School Video Yearbook (1997)
"USO! What a Show!"  A musical revue at the Menlo Park LDS Stake Center (Nov. 11, 1996)
LDS Menlo Park Stake Road Shows
Palo Alto 2nd Ward Spring Sing "Rain, Rainbows and Sunshine" produced by Colette Taylor (1998)
"The Heritage of Christmas" - Oratorios and music on the birth of Christ by the Menlo Park Stake (annual 1991-2010, except 2005)
"Three Women of Christmas," an oratorio by Mary Finlayson
"Christmas Around the World"
        - The story of the annual Palo Alto Crèche Exhibit (30 min)
"The Art of the Christmas Crèche" - 1998 MPAC production on the Palo Alto Christmas Crèche Exhibit - 18 min
"Traditions of Christmas," Inspirational talk by Connie Bennion at the Crèche Exhibit (Dec. 21, 1997)
The Valparaiso Singers in Concert - Menlo Park Stake Center (numerous 1992-)
The Valparaiso Singers in Concert - Palo Alto Second Ward  (numerous 1992-)
The Stanford III Ward Choir  (numerous 1992-1996)
Recitals of Organist James B. Welch - St. Mark's Episcopal Church
Recitals of Organist James B. Welch - Palo Alto Second Ward
Recitals of Organist James B. Welch - Pony Tracks Ranch
Recitals of Keyboardist Russell Hancock - Selected
Recitals of Doris Williams - St. Mark's Episcopal Church
Recitals of Violist Mimi Dye - All Saints Episcopal Church
Recitals at St. Mark's Episcopal Church (contact regarding availability)
The Music of John Rutter - St. Mark's Episcopal Church (1998)
The Music of John Rutter - St. Mark's Episcopal Church (1996)
ConcertTime/Ensign Street Concert Series (1991-1995)
Soccer and Lacrosse of Midland School (1995-1997)
Gunn High School football and selected basketball
       - with play by play by Tim Farrell (1994-1995)
America's Freedom Fest
        - The Great Hometown Fourth of July Parade (1997)
The Palo Alto May Day Parade (1998)
The Lorraine & Renee Show: #307 Advice to Martha Stewart (7/3/00 15 min)
"Transformation" - The Construction of the Ely Building at 390 Lytton 1997-1999 (5 min)
A Life's Tribute to Walter A. Gong (d. 2000) (video or audio 2 hrs)
In Memory of Margaret Sundberg (d. 2000) (video or audio 2 hrs)
The Memorial Service of Paul Peterson Campbell (d. 2002) (video or audio 1.5 hours)
The Late Dave Latimer Speaks to his Friends
       - The late scout leader who taught two generations of boys and young men offers his parting counsel
Emergency Preparedness Training 1989 experiences
Possible Upcoming Productions:
    - "The Back Roads of Hong Kong"
    - "The Edge of the Earth" - wandering through the Hawaiian wilderness
    - "Fiesta" A Mazatlan performance

Updated 24 Jun 2020

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