Spring Accordion Celebration

These videos and pictures are from the Spring Accordion Celebration in Tualatin OR Student Celia and Accordion Teacher Diane Student...

Student Sean Kennedy Meets Weird Al!

Another student of the Portland Accordion Center, Sean Kennedy, got to meet Weird Al Yankovic! Sean met Al after a concert he attended in Minneapolis on April 3rd, 2018. We’re a bit late posting this, but better late than never!  

Student Spotlight: Nicholas

Nicholas at age 5 started lessons this month. He has now had his second lesson. He’s cute and fun to teach, and so far, he looks forward to turning to that next page each week to see what lies ahead!

A student of ours meets Weird Al!

One of our students, Violet, had the honor of meeting the illustrious Weird Al Yankovic! Violet mentioned to us that Weird Al inspired her to learn the accordion. Al told Violet that he learned to play the accordion from the Palmer Hughes books – the very same books...

Petosa Accordion makes visitor’s stay

We had the pleasure of renting out a Petosa accordion to a young gentleman named Richard Szewczyk. He’s played accordion for most of his life, and remarked that the Petosa was the nicest accordion he’s ever played! Richard lives in Perth, West Australia....