**Welcome to the Victoria Accordion Club**
We are based in Victoria, British Columbia Canada. Our aim is to enjoy the accordion, the music of accordions, and the people who create it.
Please visit our website for information on our activities, past, present or planned. Just click on the heading tabs in the menu bar to learn more, or to contact us.
For the latest news or update on activities, click on the headings in the top menu bar. For samples of our band performances, click on the heading “Club Events, Activities, Performances”.
A master class in jazz accordion & piano will be presented on November 18, 2018. For details click here
For our 2017-18 performance year, we have a number of formal events scheduled. Some events are ticketed, some are by donation, and others are free. All events are at Sidney’s Shoal Centre on Resthaven Drive unless noted differently.
October 28, 2018 – Oktoberfest – Brentwood Seniors Club, Brentwood, BC
October 31, 2018 – Oktoberfest & Halloween celebration – Saanich Peninsula Hospital
November 6, 2018 – Birthday Tea – Saanich Peninsula Hospital
November 12, 2018 – Accordion Festival delegates – Baumann Centre for Pacific Opera, 925 Balmoral Rd, Victoria
November 13, 2018 – Berwick House, Victoria – Austrian Theme Night
November 17, 2018 – St. Cecilia’s Day – Christchurch Cathedral – 1:30 pm – 2 pm (other performances all day)
World Accordion & Tango Festival, Victoria
Nov. 10-18, 2018
Accordions “so hot”
click here for article on accordion’s popularity in today’s “anything-goes” music industry
The “fresh face” of the accordion
Hear a CBC documentary on the reviving respect of the accordion.
See samples of our past performances
See recent performances in 2016
Music and your brain — the benefits of playing an instrument — (click here)
Come visit us at our monthly jam session on the first Sunday of each month. (**except on statutory holidays).
We meet at the Sidney Shoal Centre, 10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney, BC (see website). Bring your accordion if you play it, or just yourselves if you don’t! Our jam session starts about 2:30 pm. See you there.