|Country and Region||China — Shanghai|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Shanghai, Shanghai, China|
|Festival Contact Information|
Kimmo Mattila, General Secretary
The CIA Coupe Mondiale, is recognized as the most prestigious annual accordion competition of international scope, takes place in a different country every year, under the auspices of the Confederation International des Accordeonistes since the first such event, in 1938 in Paris. The Confederation is affiliated with the International Music Council and UNESCO.
|Festival Dates||October 1 - 6, 2011|