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The Carrefour mondial de l’accordéon: 30 Years of Passion!

Welcome to The Carrefour mondial de l’accordéon: 30 Years of Passion! This exhibition will introduce you to a world-class festival that has been thrilling audiences for more than 30 years. The event’s popularity reflects a strong interest in the history and development of accordion culture in Quebec’s Montmagny region.

From the start, the Carrefour mondial de l’accordéon established itself as a place where musicians from Montmagny and beyond could explore their respective musical traditions. Today, the festival’s impact can be felt locally, provincially and internationally. The event combines music, enjoyment and tradition to create a festive event where artists and their audiences share unforgettable moments.

Explore the Carrefour mondial de l’accordéon’s fascinating history through concert footage, photographs and previously unpublished accounts. Discover its benefits for culture and tourism in the region. Enter and be amazed by the “squeezebox” and those who play it!

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Exhibition created by the Musée de l'accordéon