In 2009 Giorgio Albanese gained a degree in “Jazz Music” at the  Academy of Music “Niccolò Piccinni,”  Bari and in 2012 he specialized in “New Language Composition and Interpretation” at the Academy of Music, “Nino Rota”, Monopoli, achieving distinction, both times. He has had the pleasure of playing and collaborating with many leading musicians of both national and international fame, among them, Jhon Thicai (DEN), Gianni Lenoci (IT), Steve Potts (USA), Mirko Guerrini (ITA), Mikael Swafirowski (FIN), Yedo Gibson (BRA), Eugenio Colombo (ITA), Michele Rabbia (ITA), Pino Minafra (ITA), Carlo Actis Dato (Ita), Ricardo Tejero (SPA) and William Parker (USA).

He was three times the Italian representative at the prestigious “World Accordion Championship” and having made more than thirty national and international competitions won, it is one of the most titled young accordionists in the world.


Contact Giorgio Albanese for:

  1. Private accordion lessons (in person or via Skype);
  2. Materclasses of jazz and contemporary accordion;
  3. Workshops on musical improvisation*


* All Masterclasses on improvisation aim at bringing musicians, artists and performers together in a “cultural container”. See an example on the video:

Please fill out the form below to request Giorgio’s availability or to book a private lesson: