Newbury Spring Festival 2023 features 3 ensembles with accordion and 1 tango trio!

Newbury Spring Festival 2024-

Newbury – accordion hotspot

How lucky are Newbury Spring Festival-goers this year. They are featuring 3 concerts which include accordion and a tango trio with bandoneon. It’s always great to see the accordion in mainstream music festivals. All the more reason to support them. Show festival organisers that the accordion can draw an audience.

Ben De Souza with be playing in Rossini’s Petite Messe Solennelle, Eddie Hession will be playing with the Budapest Café Orchestra and Inigo Mikeliez- Barrade will be playing with his duo. The London Tango Trio with Martin Espindola on bandoneon will also be playing. The festival takes place between the 6th and 20th may 2023. Details below of each concert including accordions and further concert dates are available via the link.



Rossini Petite Messe Solennelle, with Ben de Souza on accordion

Sunday 7th May, 7:30pm

St Nicolas Church, West Mills, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 5HG

May 8th  7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Javier Fioramonti guitar
Martin Espindola bandoneon
Enrique Galassi double bass



Budapest Cafe Orchestra, with Eddie Hession on accordion

Saturday 13th May, 7:30pm

Corn Exchange, Market Place, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 5BD



Mikeleiz-Zucchi Duo, with Iñigo Mikeleiz-Berrade on accordion

Friday 19th May, 12:30pm

Corn Exchange, Market Place, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 5BD



Full list of events and booking here –