Luca Massaglia (http://www.lucamassaglia.com/
) plays "Ore Ofe Jesu" ("The Grace of Jesus") (no. 2 from "Nigerian Suite no. 1") by Godwin Sadoh (b. 1965).
Godwin Sadoh is a Nigerian ethnomusicologist, intercultural musicologist, composer, church musician, organist, pianist, choral conductor, and a prolific publishing scholar with over 90 publications.
He studied piano, organ, composition, and African music in Nigeria before proceeding to the United States for advanced studies in music.
His degrees include M.A. in African ethnomusicology from the University of Pittsburgh, M. Mus. in organ performance and church music from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Doctor of Music degree in organ performance and composition from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge.
His extensive researches on African ethnomusicology, intercultural musicology, modern African art music, Nigerian church music, organ building and composers, have been published in reputable journals in America, Canada, Europe, and the Middle-East.
One of his books, "Intercultural Dimensions in Ayo Bankole's Music", topped the bestseller list on "Amazon" in 2007.