Stories tagged: Trophee Mondial
Sun., Nov. 4, 2012
Spotlight: Thomas stars at accordion competition
Sam Thomas has traveled far and wide to play his accordion in national and international competitions. To make his mark on accordion history, the 23-year-old had to travel a mile …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2012, 1:09 p.m.
Accordion competition opening a triumph
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 …
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.