Congratulations to our 2020 Big Squeeze statewide youth accordion contest champions!
Cajun Champion - Bridget Roberts, 24, Bridge City
Polka Genre Champion - Isaak Wolfshohl, 18, Seguin
Conjunto 17 & Under Genre Champion - Jorge Ramirez, 17, Roma
Conjunto 18-21 “Anthony Ortiz, Jr Prize” Champ - Jose Angel Torres, 19, Roma
Watch the 2020 Big Squeeze Finals from Home concert footage here
Big Squeeze 2020 Regional partners: Centro Cultural Viva Mexico in Houston, PEACE Center in Pasadena, Jax Grille in Houston, ZydecoEvents.com, Top Ten Records in Dallas, Roma ISD, La Joya ISD and Palmview HS, Guadalupe CAC, Conjunto Heritage Taller, Texas Polka News, and Museum of South Texas History in Edinburg, and many more!
The Big Squeeze is sponsored in part by grants from the City of Austin Cultural Arts Division, Texas Commission on the Arts, Hohner Accordions, Texas Music Office, H-E-B, and with support from Rancho Alegre and the Central Texas Accordion Association.