A Latvian star who learned her trade in London is threatening to make the traditional squeezebox sexy. Ksenija Sidorova, a genre-crossing player described as “the princess of the accordion”, has signed an exclusive deal with the classical label Deutsche Grammophon, ...
Duo Kyiv will be performing at Soar Valley Accordion Club on Saturday 1st August 2015 at 8pm (Doors Open 7pm). Duo Kyiv will be supported by the Leicester Accordion Orchestra. Venue : The Rothley Centre Hall, 12 Mountsorrel Lane, Rothley, ...
Tuesday 3rd May 2016. 7pm. Bordel Q is an exciting new quintet based in London, forging links between musical genres, styles and languages founded upon the diverse backgrounds of the ensemble’s members. Their amalgamation of jazz, classical and world music, and the eclecticism with which pieces are approached, result in music that is both old […]
I recently had the good fortune of attending a concert by accordion maestro Thom Hardaker – Look him up on YouTube. You will not be disappointed. Started off quite sedately with a Bach Toccata and Fuege followed by a suite in 3 parts by Franck Angelis. Both classical but very different. The rest of the […]
2016’s World Accordion Day is being held on Friday 6th May 2016 with a wide variety of concerts and live internet streams worldwide. For further details and the full programme of events please visit: http://www.accordions.com/cia/cia_wad_16_reviews.htm
The amazing accordion and mandolin duo Cafe Mondiale will be performing at Soar Valley Accordion Club on Saturday 31st October 2015 at 8pm (Doors Open 7pm). Venue : The Rothley Centre Hall, 12 Mountsorrel Lane, Rothley, Leicester. LE7 7PR. Entrance: £7 per person. Music Items / CDs on Sale / Raffle / Licenced Bar / […]
The next West Sussex Accordion Club monthly 3 hour ‘Accordion Squeeze’ will be held on Saturday 27th June 1.30pm till 4.30pm at St Andrew’s Church, Burgess Hill, West Sussex. All welcome! For further details, please contact Sue on 07728 281313.
The Shrewsbury Folk Festival is a four day event blending a tradition of folk music and dance and offers musical and cultural diversity in a family friendly format with something for everyone, and a chance to discover new artists from the UK and around the world happening from Friday 28th until Monday 31st August 2015. […]