Posted on Mon Dec 12, 2016
It’s that time of the year! Time to start gearing up and spreading the word about this year's round of Big Squeeze Auditions, Showcases and more...
We, at Texas Folklife, are proud that the Big Squeeze is returning in 2017. After taking a year off to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the contest, this splendid program will return in all its squeezebox glory to a city near you. And, I...
Posted on Tue Jun 10, 2014
Thanks to everyone that joined us at our 25th annual Accordion Kings and Queens concert. What a great night with great music and fun! Here is a photo recap by the one and only David Dodd.
Posted on Wed Dec 7, 2016
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THE BIG SQUEEZE ACCORDION CONTEST IS BACK FOR 2017
Texas Folklife Will...
Posted on Wed Nov 23, 2016
Big Squeeze 2017 FinalsSaturday April 22, 2016 (1pm-5pm)Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum 1800 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
Texas Folklife and the Bullock Texas State History Museum are pleased to announce that the Finals for the annual Big Squeeze accordion contest will take place at the museum on Saturday, April 22, 2016. The event will be held from 1:...
Posted on Mon Jun 6, 2016
Thank you to all of our artists, supporters, sponsors, fans, Miller Outdoor Theater and Texas Folklife crew who made the 27th annual Accordion Kings & Queens a smashing success! Despite heavy downpours and flooding in the Houston-area in the weeks and days leading up to the event, the skies cleared by the afternoon and we had some fabulous weather for the show. Czech Melody...
Posted on Sun May 8, 2016
Wow what a show! Enjoy some shots of the Big Squeeze 10th Anniversary Extravaganza Concert courtesy of David Dodd.
Thank you to all of our performers Los Morales Boyz, guests Rito Pena, Michael Ramos, Juan Longoria, Jr., Keyun Dickson and the Zydeco Masters, The All Around Czechs, The Dallas Street Ramblers, our hosts Bullock Texas State History Museum, emcees Ted Branson,...
Posted on Mon Apr 25, 2016
Burnet Road Block Party, benefiting Texas FolklifeSaturday, May 14th 2016 2 PM – 5 PM
The Little Longhorn Saloon (outside on the lot)
5434 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756Admission is FREE, with a suggested $10 donation
Join us for a block party outside at The Little Longhorn Saloon on Saturday May 14th (2pm-5pm). We'll have a variety of Burnet Road...
Posted on Mon Apr 11, 2016
Posted on Mon Feb 22, 2016
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TEXAS FOLKLIFE PRESENTS BIG SQUEEZE TENTH ANIVERSARY EXTRAVAGANZA CONCERT Concert to be Held on Saturday, May 7, 2016, at Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin
Show will Celebrate the Tenth Anniversary of Texas Folklife’s Big Squeeze Program and...
Posted on Wed Oct 21, 2015
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TEXAS FOLKLIFE LAUNCHES “2016 Apprenticeships in the Folk & Traditional Arts” PROGRAM
Grants of up to $1,500 available for Apprentices to train with Master Artists in the Folk and Traditional Arts of TexasPriority given to Polka and Zydeco Applications, but...