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 2020
 
Lighthouse String Band
  • At IOOF Hall in Half Moon Bay, January 18, 2020 
  • Private Event, Los Gatos. March 17, 2020
  • Private Event, Cupertiono. March 17, 2020
 
Performances in 2019
 
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. Mountain View 3/7/19 
  • Private event, SF 4/14/19
  • Meals of Marin "Alpen Fest' fundraiser. San Rafael  4/28/19
  • Germania Verein picnic at Vasona Park, Los Gatos   6/9/19
  • 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
Musikantenstammtisch
  • Monthly jam session at Esther's Bakery in Los Altos - Every 2nd Thursday 630 - 830 pm
 
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