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Roberta Cantow


Roberta Cantow

Accordions Rising

Film maker Roberta’s independent films have been recognized with production and distribution grants from: The American Film Institute, The New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York Foundation for the Arts, and The Jerome Foundation, among others. Her latest film is about the accordion entitled Accordions Rising!

Accordions Rising is a documentary feature film about the resurgence of interest in accordion music over the last 30-40 years. Though many continue to see the accordion as the stodgy instrument of a bygone era – and accordion jokes abound – it is time to set the record straight! Come SEE the film and talk with the filmmaker and talk with the producer herself! Roberta we are excited to have you join us!

Special Showing of Movie: Tuesday Lunch
Accordions Rising!
Accordions have returned, not only with amusement, but with a beautiful, eloquent, haunting, and downright exciting vengeance!


Accordions Rising
Come meet filmmaker Roberta Cantow and learn more about Accordions Rising.
  Tuesday 4:10 – 5:00 Room B  
  Wednesday 10:00 – 10:50 Room B  
  Thursday 9:00 – 9:50 Room B  

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The 20th Annual Las Vegas International Accordion Convention

October 14 - October 17, 2019


Key Benefits of Attending the Convention

  • Join the fun and make new friends from all over the World.
  • See the latest in new accordions with factory exhibits.
  • Hotel accommodations are very inexpensive.
  • Be inspired by some of the finest.
  • Learn from the masters.

• USA: 1-800-472-1695 •

• Outside USA +01 801-486-1695 •