Penza region to host accordion festival
Penza, 14 June 2016. PenzaNews. The Penza region will hold a festival of accordion players “Sura Accordion” in Nikolsk on Thursday, June 16.
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The event is organized by the regional Department of Culture and Archive, and the regional Russian ethnic arts center.
The festival’s schedule will feature performances by best accordion players of Penza and the Nikolsk area, as well as folk ensembles of the region, such as the Russian ethnic ensemble “Slavyane.”
In addition, the event will host an arts and crafts fair.
The festival, which is designed to raise popularity of music performed by self-learned accordion players, will visit all large cities and towns of the region between June and September, says the press service of the Penza region government.