Join us as Grace Church welcomes organist
Alessio Giacobone as guest artist for Bach at Noon on Thursday 15 September at 12:20 p.m.
Partite diverse sopra Christ, der du bist der helle Tag BWV 766
Von Gott will ich nicht lassen BWV 658
Passacaglia BWV 582
Alessio Giacobone earned his Master of Music degree in organ performance at the Conservatorio di Musica San Pietro a Majella in Naples, Italy, where he also studied piano and composition. He has taken several master classes on early music repertoire all over Europe with world-class musicians and in 2007 he was awarded at the National Organ Competition “Città di Viterbo” (Italy).
He has regularly performed across his country on prominent concert series, including “Natalis Loci” in Ravello, a world-renowned musical stage. Alessio has worked as an enthusiastic teacher with students of all abilities from age 6 to 60, and has been serving as a church organist since he was 16. Currently he is organist at Hebron Presbyterian Church in Staunton and works as an organ builder at Taylor and Boody workshop.