**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”.

 

Keep updated on our activities — visit our FaceBook site!

click here

 

Oktoberfest is here!

Join in the raucous fun and be ready to eat some authentic German supper, enjoy some beer, dance, and ????

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 at the Sidney SHOAL Centre.

see details – click here

 

 

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 Upcoming performances

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 13, 2018Oktoberfest, Sidney SHOAL Centre,  [ticketed event] – details

October 17, 2018 – Oktoberfest, Silver Threads Centre, Victoria, BC

October 27, 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 17, 2018 – St. Cecilia’s Day – Christchurch Cathedral – 1:30 pm – 2 pm (other performances all day)

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World Accordion & Tango Festival, Victoria

Nov. 10-18, 2018

see website for details:   watf.ca

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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.

Click here

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See samples of our past performances

Click here

See recent performances in 2016 

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Music and your brain — the benefits of playing an instrument — (click here)

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Join us!

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.

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