Folk Accordion

European Traditional Music - Waltz, Polka, Schottish/Reinlender, Reels & Jigs

Available to play in the San Jose area at parties, dances, and festival events.          williamlikens@stanfordalumni.org  You can find me performing with the following groups: 

Upcoming in 2019
 
With Lighthouse String Band
  • Filoli, Woodside. 5:30-7:30 pm- August 29, 2019
  • The Barn, HMB.  Sept 6, 2019
  • San Benito House, Half Moon Bay - 6-9 pm Tuesday Sept 17, 2019
  • HMB Senior Center 11:30-12:15 Weds Sept 18, 2019
  • Half Moon Bay Farmers Market 9 am - 1 pm. 4th Saturdays: Aug 24, Sept 21, Oct 26, 2019
  • Pacifica Farmers Market 2:30 - 6:30 pm. 4th Wednesdays: Not scheduled for August.  Sept 25, Oct 23, 2019
Alpine Sound Band
  • Private party, San Jose, August 25, 2019
  • Belmont Village, Sunnyvale, Sept. 8, 2019
  • Kathrin's Biergarten, Rocklin.  Sept 14, 2019
  • Esther's Bakery, Lost Altos.  (with Musikantenstammtisch)  Sept 21, 2019
  • Private corporate event Menlo Pk - Sept. 26, 2019
  • Private corporate event San Jose - Sept 27, 2019 @Noon
  • Private event Palo Alto - Sept 27, 2019 @4PM
  • Private party, Sebastopol - Sept 28, 2019
  • Private event, October 2, 2019
  • Private corporate event Redwood City - October 3, 2019
  • PCC Church, Oktoberfest Luncheon, Redwood City.  October 5, 2019 11 am - 1 pm
  • Private corporate event, Mountain View - October 6, 2019
  • Paradise Valley Estates, Fairfield - October 9, 2019 6:30-9 pm
  • Private corporate event, SF Presidio -October 11, 2019
  • Oktoberfest, Brentwood - October 12, 2019 2-4pm
  • Elks Lodge Santa Cruz - October 12, 2019 6-10pm
  • Granite Bay Country Club, Granite Bay  - October 18, 2019
  • Walnut Creek Downtown Octoberfest - October 19, 2019
  • Campbell Oktoberfest - Sunday October 20, 2019
  • Private corporate event, Palo Alto - October 30, 2019
Musikantenstammtisch (jam session)
  • Oktoberfest at Esther's Bakery, 987 N. San Antonio Rd, Los Altos.  Time TBD, Sat. Sept 21, 2019, October 10
  • Monthly jam session at Esther's Bakery in Los Altos - Every 2nd Thursday 630 - 830 pm: Sept 10, Oct 12, Nov 14, Dec 12.
 
Past Performances Fall 2018 - Summer 2019
 
With Lighthouse String Band 
  • New Leaf grocery wine tastings, HMB Farmers Market, Pacifica Farmers Market, Pedro Pt. Brewery
 With Alpine Sound 

9/15/18 (Sat)           5pm - 10 pm start onwards / Kathrins Biergarten / Rocklin, CA    

9/22/18 (sat)           4pm – 8 pm /  ESTHERS Octoberfest (MusikantenStammtisch)  

9/29/18 (sat)           11am - 4pm - / MILPITAS / Civic Center    

10/06/18 (sat)         5pm / 2x 30min / San Jose Earthquakes / Stadium  

10/11/18 (thurs)     6:30pm / MusikantenStammtisch (Esthers Bakery, Los Altos)

10/13/18 (sat)         2pm-4pm (2 hrs) / BRENTWOOD / City / Park

10/20/18 (sat)        10am-6pm - Campbell (Downtown) Octoberfest  

10/21/18 (sun)        10am-5pm - Campbell (Downtown) Octoberfest 

3/7/19 Private party. Mountain View 

4/14/19 Private event, SF 

4/28/19 Meals of Marin "Alpen Fest' fundraiser. San Rafael

6/9/19 Germania Verein picnic at Vasona Park, Los Gatos 

 

 

Nordahl Grieg Spelemannslag

  • Snorre Lodge Dinner, Hayward.  - May 10, 2019
  • Syttende Mai Dinner (Constitution Day), Vigeland Lodge, Sons of Norway, Redwood City - May 17, 2019 
  • Tastes of Norway, Nordahl Grieg Lodge, San Jose. - May 18, 2019.
Jeanne and Bill
  • Sveadal Midsummer Festival. Evening Dance. Bill Likens, Jeanne Sawyer, with guest fiddler Ola Rörborn.  June 22, 2019
  • Son's of Norway Interlodge Picnic at Henrik Ibsen Park, Woodside.  August 10, 2019
Private event, SF April 14
Meals of Marin "Alpen Fest' fundraiser. San Rafael. April 28, 2019 


Private party. Mountain View - March 7, 2019 
Private event, SF April 14

Meals of Marin "Alpen Fest' fundraiser. San Rafael. April 28, 2019