OLMC kicks off its 2021-2022 recital series with organist Mark Pacoe. Thursday, October 21 at 12:15 PM in the OLMC Church. Program includes music by Creston, Webber, Marais and a premiere of a new work by Jason Roberts. The concert will be presented in the church and live streamed on Facebook Live! All are welcome. Admission is free.
MARK PACOE has performed as soloist and accompanist internationally, and his international debut recitals were at St. Paul’s (London), Chichester Cathedral, and St. Mary’s Cathedral (Edinburgh) in 1998. Other recital tours have included festivals in Israel and Palestine (‘Terra Sancta’); Netherlands, Paris & Rouen, Slovakia Historic Organ Festival, ‘Voices in the House’ Sydney Town Hall and Sydney Opera House, ‘Perform in Harmony with Olympic Spirit’ (XXIX Olympiad) Beijing and Shanghai (China); Pistoia, Cantú, Arona and Duomo Florence (Italy); Cathedral of Sens (France); Gland (Switzerland); Göteborg (Sweden); Sankt Johannes Copenhagen (Denmark), Haydn Festival Vienna (Austria); and the American British Academy Muscat (Oman). Mr. Pacoe has also performed in venues throughout the USA including Los Angeles, Berkeley, Milwaukee, Atlanta, Boston, Houston, Ft. Worth, St. Louis, Montgomery, Pittsburgh, Indiana, Youngstown, Buffalo, Canton, Naples, Newark, Nashville, Washington, D. C., Princeton, and New York City. Mr. Pacoe’s recording, ‘Crossroads – Music from St. Malachy’s, The Actors’ Chapel, Times Square, NYC’ was released in 2015 on the ACIS label. Mr. Pacoe has presented for many AGO chapters and adjudicated numerous organ competitions in the NYC region, France and Italy. Mr. Pacoe serves as Director of Music of East River Catholics on the East Side, Manhattan and was recently re-appointed by Cardinal Archbishop Dolan member of the Music Commission of the Archdiocese of New York. Mark is a member of the concert organist group EastWest Organists. www.eastwestorganists.org firstname.lastname@example.org