**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 most “recent post” at the top of the list.
Upcoming Events where we will be performing:
– June 18-20 – Leavenworth accordion festival, Leavenworth, Washington (see website)
– Sunday July 12th – 1:30 pm – Beacon Hill park Cameron bandshell, Victoria – as a precursor to the Victoria Accordion Festival.
– July 15-19 – Victoria Accordion Festival
– Wednesday July 15 – 12 noon – Victoria City hall centennial park noon festival concert
– Sunday July 19 – 1-4 pm – Victoria Market Square performance – downtown Victoria (part of Victoria Accordion Festival)
– Saturday August 8th – Chemainus accordion days
– Saturday August 15 at 11 am. – Glendale Gardens, Victoria (Horticulture Center of the Pacific)
– Friday October 2nd – 5 pm – Glo Pub (Victoria) Oktoberfest
– Saturday October 3rd – Swiss Society fundraiser
– Tuesday October 6th – Saanich Peninsula Hospital
World Accordion Day
World Accordion Day is celebrated on May 6th each year in recognition of this unique instrument, and those who enjoy playing and listening to the music it produces. The Victoria Accordion Club and other musicians had a celebration on Thursday, May 7th.
For details on World Accordion Day, click this link: World Accordion Day
3rd ANNUAL WEST COAST DJANGO & JAZZ
featuring Cory Pesaturo, World Accordion Champion, and Victoria’s Quinn Bachand, jazz guitar phenom
Music and your brain — the benefits of playing an instrument — (click here)
Come visit us at our monthly meetings on the first Sunday of each month. We meet at the Victoria Edelweiss Club, 108 Niagara Street, Victoria. We start at 2 pm with our members-only meeting. 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.