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Accordions Around the World in Bryant Park

Jul 1, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 7:15 pm

| 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.

Accordionists, 5-6pm
Calpulli Accordion Student Ensemble, traditional Mexican melodies
Jeremy Bloom, Balkan music
Joseph Rutkowski, Polish, Italian, and French music
Maria Dessena, antiquified pop standards
Jordan Shapiro, Balkan/Cajun/British Isles

Band, 6-7:15pm
The Adlers Band

Started as 3 family members over 30 years ago, the band has a rare energy that evolved beyond German and Austrian traditional music with a fresh sound and an Oktoberfest flair.

The Adlers Band musicians:
Barry Adler, accordion, vocal
Eddie Spatarella, drums, vocal
John Grisbacher, sax, clarinet
John Miksza, guitar, vocal


Jul 1, 2014
5:00 pm - 7:15 pm


Bryant Park


Bryant Park