Accordion Festival

Friday, September 14, 5:00pm–10:00pm

The Lawn

The five-hour Friday finale of Accordions Around the World.

Experience the wide range of this often-overlooked and little-known instrument at this special event, featuring Shashmaqam (Bukharian Jewish Music and Dance from Central Asia), Rhode Island-based João Cirilo Pilom Batuko Band (Funaná and Batuko from Cape Verde), New York's own Shilpa Ray (Indie rock on the harmonium), Italian superstars Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino (Pizzica Tarantata from Puglia), and all-women, band of sisters, Rimel (Mexican Norteño).

Food and drink curated by Hester Street Fair available for purchase. 

Part of the Accordions Around The World program.