button accordion notes

Everything You Wanted to Know about Button Accordion Notes

When we talk about music, we naturally speak of notes. They are integral in music. When it comes to a specific type of accordion, you need to have a decent understanding of button accordion notes. What are the notes? Musical notes are the most basic elements of music. They are symbols signifying various sounds. They …

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accordion reed valves

Everything you need to know about accordion reed valves

In the early 19th century, Christian Buschmann created the earliest known accordion. Naturally, he patented it but he called it the Handaeolion. This is a free-reed instrument is a cross between a piano and a wind instrument. It creates music using buttons, bellows, a set of piano keys, and bass. It’s still a far cry …

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bandoneon vs accordion

Bandoneon vs accordion: Know the difference

There are several bellow-driven instruments. But most people are only familiar with the accordion. So naturally, they would assume that all bellow-driven instruments are variations of the accordion. But they are not. There’s quite a bit of a difference when comparing bandoneon vs accordion units. One of these is the bandoneon, which looks like an …

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accordion reeds

Everything You Need to Know About Accordion Reeds

Accordion reeds, along with the bellows and buttons or keys, work in concert to create the music accordions make. What is a Reed Accordion reeds are thin blade structures made from one of three materials. Some free-reed instruments use plastic or cane reeds. Accordions use metal reeds. Not all instruments that use reeds sound the …

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