Jazz Workshop The Victoria Accordion Club presents a master class workshop on “jazz accordion & piano” by Nikolay Ovchinnikov of Russia. Date: Sunday, November 18, 2018 Time: 2 pm – 4 pm Place: SHOAL Center, 10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney, BC Admission: $5 Victoria Accordion Club members – no charge Bring your instruments. Piano is available on-site. For more information: Brian – 250-886-9782 Nikolay Ovchinnikov (accordionist and pianist) was born in 1996. He began his music career at age 6. Nikolay has been studying at St. Petersburg Conservatory since 2015. He is regarded as one of the most talented accordionists among young musicians of Russia. Nikolay performs jazz, and is inspired by great jazz musicians such as Beka Gochiashvili, Simone Zanchini, Herbie Hancock, Robert Glasper and others. Among his talents, he
It's Oktoberfest season! Date: Saturday, October 13 Time: 5 - 8pm (dinner served at 6 pm) Cost: Tickets $17 (German beer and pretzels extra) Wunderbar! Oktoberfest is just around the corner! Celebrate this German tradition with the very entertaining Victoria Accordion Club. Join in a yodeling competition and games for a chance to win great prizes. Enjoy bratwurst on a bun with German potato salad, pickled beets, green salad and apple strudel. Get out your Lederhosen and join us! Purchase tickets by phone at 250-656-5537 or in person at SHOAL reception. SHOAL Center: 10030 Resthaven Dr, Sidney, BC V8L 3G4
Sidney band shell concert - July 6, 2019 Enjoy the stunning waterfront of Sidney with some relaxing time on the lawn of the Sidney band shell on the end of Beacon Avenue. Our accordion band will be playing some popular contemporary tunes in our annual concert at the beautiful band shell. We'll play well-known songs such as Rock Around The Clock, Diana, Snowbird, Phantom Of The Opera, and many others. Maybe even a polka or two! Bring your lawn chairs, sunscreen, hats and of course water. Be prepared for an enjoyable afternoon of great musical entertainment.
Accordions By The Sea - Broadway and more ... Large crowd enjoyed favourite Broadway and musical hits! "Great show" ... "Amazed by the variety of songs" ... just some of the comments from the audience. Standing ovation.
Accordion Band performs at St. Cecilia's Day - November 18, 2017 Once again, the Victoria Accordion Club band is privileged to perform at Victoria's Christchurch Cathedral in honour of St. Cecilia's Day. The venue is stunning and an outstanding location for listening to beautiful music. Please join us. Our performance is at 1:30 pm For more information please see the program listing at: https://www.christchurchcathedral.bc.ca/
It's Oktoberfest season! We had a fabulous rousing Oktoberfest on October 14th at the Sidney SHOAL Centre ... oh what fun!! Sold out event!! -- 150 people enjoyed the awesome German dinner, the music, the dancing ... and of the course the odd stein of beer! Their were the yodellers in lederhosen and cute frauleins of all ages in colourful dirndls, and plenty of noise. Very likely an annual event at SHOAL. Keep your pretzels crossed! ... watch for next year! Prost!