Other Important Information

Courtney Von Drehle, one of our members will be performing in Indiana.  Check out the events page to find out more. 

Not Just Oom-pah! Accordion Concert and Workshops:

May 19 via zoom with Raif Hyseni  From 7:00-9:30;

Raif will also present a concert on May 20 from 7:30-8:30 pm

Please note that Velma's 3 accordions are for sale on the "Items For Sale" page.  There is information about how to contact Velma's daughter, Valerie. 

Tomorrow (Friday the 13th) I am meeting with Velma's daughter to get Velma's accordion books.  I will take them to the club meeting on May 21 and whatever doesn't go then will be placed on this website and in the newsletter.  


Next Club Meeting

on May 21, 2022

will be held in the 

​Milwaukie Public Safety Building

3200 SE Harrison St.

Milwaukie, OR  97222​​

Tillamook Group Practice  10:00-11:30

Music Circle from 12:15-12:45

Meeting and Entertainment 1:00-3:30 


​12:15-12:45      Music Circle:

                           Fran Maddox will be leading;  she will choose songs and we'll let you know.


​1:00                 Meeting

​                          Since there isn't a featured performer this month, be prepared to play two songs if                              you wish.




Last updated May 12, 2022

The Rose City Accordion Club, located in Portland, Oregon, is a non-profit organization comprised of individuals who share enjoyment of and enthusiasm for the accordion. The Club embraces all styles of accordion music and welcomes all who have an interest in the accordion whether they play or not. Our intent is to promote the future of the accordion and the enjoyment it gives to all.

Our members play the accordion at various events and venues around town.

"Squeeze" some music into your life. Whether you live in the Portland, Oregon area or are just passing through, we invite you to stop at one of our monthly meetings. Please follow the links to find out more about our Club.

The Rose City Accordion Club is open to all accordion players, from beginners to professionals, their friends and families, and to anyone who enjoys music. Meetings are held monthly on the third Saturday of each month at the Milwaukie Public Safety Building, 3200 SE Harrison Street (SE 32nd and Harrison), Milwaukie OR, from 1:00 to 4:oo PM. 

It is with sad hearts we announce the passing of one of our beloved members, Velma Conte.  Velma was a long time member of Rose City Accordion Club.   This is from a Las Vegas Convention she attended many times with other club members, Lisa Roeder (left) and Kathy Grambsch (middle).  More pictures and information about Velma will be posted later.  

Rose City Accordion Club