How to Play An Accordion

how to play an accordion

Different types of musical instruments add fun and emotion to life. If hearing accordion music make you feel happy, you’ve probably wondered about how to play an accordion. You might even be thinking that you can make the exact same music as the best accordion player you know. Since accordion music seems so smooth and … Read more

How to Build a Cajun Accordion

how to build a cajun accordion

If you’re a big fan of Cajun music, you probably have wondered how they were able to make sure melodies with the typical off the shelf accordion. Well, the short answer is they don’t. If you want to make that distinct Southern Louisiana sound yourself, you need to get a specially manufactured unit or look … Read more

A quick guide to the Claviola

The Claviola is an invention of Hohner, a German musical company, and Ernst Zechariah, designer of the clavinet and pianeti. Many feel it is a french word because of ‘viola.’ But it is not; it is an English word. Its first use was in the 19th century. Asides the melodica, the Claviola also shares similarities … Read more

Beltuna accordion brand guide

beltuna accordion company

The history of Beltuna accordions transcends this current time. Exactly 40 years ago, in 1982, the foundation for what will become a key player in the accordion industry today began in Castelfidardo, a municipality in the Ancona Province of Marche region in Italy.  Castelfidardo is an Italian municipality that quite interestingly has a musical heritage … Read more

Beginner Accordion Songs

Beginner Accordion Songs

Whether you’re a complete novice, a seasoned player, learning how to play an accordion melody will be a lot of fun! Especially if you start out with the right beginner accordion songs. This article is an overview of easy songs to grasp and perform on an accordion. Is It Hard To Learn How To Play … Read more

What kind of accordion should I buy?

what kind of accordion should I buy

What kind of accordion should I buy? There are many instruments it can be challenging, especially if it is your first time shopping for an accordion. There are many things to consider when you purchase an accordion. Here is what you need to know, especially if you’re a beginner at this instrument. What factors you … Read more

Button accordion vs keyboard

According to the Cambridge dictionary, an accordion is a box-shaped musical instrument. It consists of folded/creased central part with a keyboard. A typical accordion consists of two wooden boxes with bellows in the middle. It also has reeds/steel strips on the right-hand (treble) side. On the left-hand side are buttons in a row. The left … Read more