The George & Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center

Sat20Apr8:00 PMSat9:30 PMThe George & Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage CenterInternational Accordion KingsThe George & Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center, 1225 N Rampart St, New Orleans, Louisiana

Time

April 20, 2024 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Event Details

The show will include Steve Riley, Josh Baca, Alex Meixner, Bruce Sunpie Barnes, Cedric Watson & Glen Hartman.

The accordion, a well-known instrument in south Louisiana, is an important part of many forms of traditional music throughout the world including Cajun & Creole, French Canadian, Jazz, Eastern European, Conjunto, Polka & more. Cajun accordion virtuoso Steve Riley presents a musical journey through many different accordion styles and cultures featuring some of today’s top accordionists in the world. International Accordion Kings features duo performances, interviews, and intriguing stories that will transport each listener on a musical odyssey to the many parts of the world where the accordion has become a musical mainstay!

Location

The George & Joyce Wein Jazz & Heritage Center

1225 N Rampart St, New Orleans, Louisiana