Accordions Around the World in Bryant ParkBryant Park (40 West 40th Street, NY, NY 10018) Map it Free
Accordions Around the World
5:00pm – 7:15pm | Throughout Park
Take a cross-cultural musical journey - from France to Colombia, from the Balkans to Louisiana, from Cumbia to Jazz, and more - with accordions, harmoniums, concertinas, and bandoneons.
Accordionists play throughout the park at 5pm, and at 6pm, a band with a different infectious, global beat performs each week on the Fountain Terrace.
Produced in collaboration with Ariana’s List.
Alexander Tomkin, popular European, Russian, and Jewish music
Brooke Watkins, French musette and American jazz standards
Eric Baal (from Alpine Squeeze), German/Bavarian music
Javi Sames with Dani Guirola (La GuaGua), sabor Latino
Joshua Camp, Americana two-steps and waltzes
Zoran Dobrijevic, Balkan folk music
With a take-no-prisoners energy, "the best Irish trad-rock band" (Village Voice) brings together jazz, rock and funk with traditional Irish music for a repertoire of creative rhythms and inspirational originals.
The Prodigals musicians
Gregory Grene, accordion
Dave Fahy, guitar
Alex Grene, fiddle
Trifon Dimitrov, bass
Brendan Smith, percussion