Accordions Around the World

Wednesday, August 15, 5:30pm–7:30pm

The Lawn

12 accordionists perform music from throughout the world at weekly accordion picnics. Experience the wide range of this often overlooked and little-known instrument.
Curated by Ariana Hellerman.

Bryant Park provides picnic blankets to borrow and beer and wine are available for purchase around the Lawn.

Accordionists:

Phil Passantino - Cajun and Zydeco
Maestro Tito Castro - Bandoneón: Argentine Tango
Foncho Castellar - Colombian Cumbia and Vallenato
Gregory Grene - Irish Rock
Eduardo de Carvalho - Brazilian Forró
Christina Crowder - Klezmer & Moldavian Folk 
Jenny Luna - Balkan and Turkish 
Susan Hwang - Blues and Soul
Jody Kruskal - Concertina: Old Americana
Dmitry Sokolovsky - Retro, Samba, Musette and Jazz
Nathan Koci - American and English Folk Tunes
Barry Adler - German and Austrian

Part of the Accordions Around The World programs.