Stories tagged: accordions
Sun., June 9, 2013
Spotlight: Spokane Fair unveils music lineup
Since I rounded up a host of new concerts in Friday’s 7 section, several more have been announced. The Spokane County Interstate Fair posted its lineup of Grandstand Concerts in …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2012, 4:45 p.m.
Music review: Trophée Mondial opens in Spokane with flair
For the past 61 years, students and teachers of the accordion have come together for the Trophée Mondial (“World Cup”) de l’Accordeon, a competition extending over several days in which …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
Bartell is the force behind this week’s international accordion fest
Patricia Bartell is a native Bolivian, adopted when she was nearly 5 by parents who took her home to Charlo, Mont., seven miles northeast of the National Bison Range. Her …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2012
At 7, Naomi Harris picked up the guitar. She put it down after three weeks. “I didn’t practice at all,” she said. “I quickly ended that.”
Sun., Sept. 23, 2012
Spotlight: Master yodeler to play Bing
Yo-dee-leh-hee-hoo! Master yodeler Kerry Christensen will perform in Spokane on Tuesday in a concert to benefit the upcoming Trophée Mondial international accordion competition.
Sun., Feb. 5, 2012
Spotlight: Bing will host accordion-fest
Spokane this fall will play host to a prestigious accordion competition. Really.
Mon., Oct. 3, 2011
Symphony review: Accordion tango proves hard to match
The marketing slogan for this year’s Spokane Symphony season is simply “Say WOW.” Music Director Eckart Preu explains: “One of our goals this year is to surprise you at every …