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EVENT SCHEDULE

MAY 5 & 6, 2023

More details coming soon!

 

All events take place at the Powell River Academy of Music (7280 Kemano Street), Powell River except for the Squeezebox Night!

FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2023

[All day May 5 and 6] ACCORDION REPAIRS + SALES

Tempo Trend, a Victoria-based speciality accordion store that's been in business for over 60 years, will be on site for all your accordion needs! Tune-ups, repairs, and sales. Bring the old squeezebox languishing in your closet, or purchase your first (or seventh) accordion.

7pm ACCORDION FEST MAIN CONCERT / OPENING NIGHT

Our main concert, featuring a wide variety of musical genres, special musical guests, co-directors Walter and Karina, and at least 6 accordions!

SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2023

10:30-11:45am ACCORDION MASTERCLASS

Critiques, insights, and suggestions, providing a learning opportunity for both performers and observers.

12:15-1:45pm COURTYARD PERFORMANCES

Local and visiting performers share music in a casual environment.

2-3pm ACCORDION 101

This workshop introduces accordion-curious folks of any (or no) musical background to the instrument.

3:15-4pm INTRODUCTION TO KLEZMER MUSIC

Led by Ronen Segall of Accordion Love, intermediate players will learn the klezmer scale, and some improvisation basics.

7pm SQUEEZEBOX NIGHT AT THE WILDWOOD

Featuring Ron Campbell's band and Ronen Segall and Walter Martella on accordions, enjoy an evening of lively popular music.

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