Director of the Music & Organist

Ruben Valenzuela

Ruben Valenzuela studied music at Loma Linda University (B.Mus in Church Music & Organ) and San Diego State University (M.A Musicology), and completed a Ph.D. in Musicology/Historical Performance Practice at Claremont Graduate University. He is a member of professional organizations which include the Herbert Howells Society, the Association of Anglican Musicians, the American Guild of Organists, and the American Bach Society. In addition to his duties at All Souls' Episcopal Church, Mr. Valenzuela is also the Founder and Director of the Bach Collegium San Diego, one of the premier early music ensembles in the United States, and the Choral Director of the La Jolla Symphony Chorus. Additionally, he maintains an active schedule as a guest conductor, keyboardist, and musicologist. (


You may email Ruben Valenzuela at, or reach him by phone at 619-223-6394, Ext. 13.