The 13th annual Big Squeeze Accordion Contest, featuring talented young Texas accordion players, will come to Roma on Saturday, April 6 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at the Roma ISD Performing Arts Center. The showcase will feature live competitions by accordionists competing in the three genre categories of conjunto, polka, and Cajun & zydeco. Young accordion players in the Roma area are encouraged to apply. The showcases are free and open to the public. The audition portion will be followed by a performance by Roma High School’s conjunto program.
For more information about the complete contest rules, entry forms can be found at texasfolklife.org/bigsqueeze2019.
Photo courtesy: Texas Folklife Big Squeeze.