New England Music Festival

April 10-12, 2015 at the Boston Newton Marriott

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Welcome!

The New England Music Festival is an annual musical competition sponsored by the Accordion Teachers Association of Massachusetts, Inc, (ATAM). The festival averages more than 3000 entries and 800 contestants from all across New England.

When is it?

The 2015 New England Music Festival will be held April 10, 11 and 12 at the Boston Newton Marriott.

Who Is Eligible?

Contestants must be students of ATAM teachers. and must be no older than 22 on April 1, 2015.

More Info?

For additional information view the About or FAQ page, or contact an ATAM studio or teacher in your area.

Latest News

MARY TOKARSKI TO BE HONORED AT NEW ENGLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL

The Accordion Teachers Association of Massachusetts ‘s 53rd Annual Music Festival will be held at the Newton Marriott in Newton, Massachusetts on April 10, 11, 12, 2015. Mary has adjudicated at the ATAM Competition & Festival for over 25 years and will be recognized by the Association as a Lifetime Honorary Member at their annual Banquet on Saturday evening. The newly elected President, Francisco Coelho, will do the presentation.

INTERNATIONALLY FAMOUS ACCORDIONIST TO PERFORM AT NEW ENGLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL

Guest Artist, Cory Pesaturo, will be performing in the Grand Ballroom at the Marriott Hotel in Newton, Massachusetts on Sunday afternoon, April 12, 2015, at the New England Music Festival, sponsored by the Accordion Teachers Association of Massachusetts. As a youngster Cory competed in the New England Music Festival for several years. He was a student of the late Tulio Gasperini at Gasperini Music which was located in Pawtucket, RI.