Accordion Band Festival at Bryant Park
Wednesday, August 31
The five-hour extravaganza begins at 5pm and is free and open to everyone.
Six bands featuring the accordion close out the Accordions Around the World series with a night of music, drinks, and snacks on the Lawn.
Complete schedule of performers, in order of appearance:
- Silver City Bound (American Roots)
- Barynya Balalaika Trio (Russian)
- Gregory Grene (Celtic Roots Rock)
- Pistolera (Latin Alt Party)
- Golem (Klezmer Punk)
- Gregorio Uribe (Colombian Cumbia + Vallenato)
- Brooklyn Qawwali Party (Pakistani-inspired Party Funk)
- Ismail Butera with Natalia Perlaza: Epyllion (Music of the Mediterranean)
- Albert Behar (Gypsy Jazz + Waltz)
- Eva Salina and Peter Stan (Music from the Balkans)
- Fidelina Pascual (Dominican Perico Ripiao)