- Classical accordionist Lidia Kaminska has taken a soujourn from her Philadelphia base to join the Circus. THE circus. Cirque du Soleil’s show Allegria. Nice little Q&A interview with her on the philly.com blog.
- Angelo Debarre’s tour is cut short by tendonitis, what a real shame, wish him a Read More
Master of diatonic button accordion. Called the Piazzolla of the instrument. His waltzes he is known for.
Many in the accordion community and fans are broken hearted. Please listen to his work.
News of Delicq’s passing broke on Feb. 3rd, 2010.
I thought everyone should know about this one. Richard Galliano (genious jazz accordionist from France) will be performing with Kurt Elling (genious jazz vocalist from America) along with Elling’s longtime pianist Lawrence Hobgood. Galliano seems to Read More
She has in her voice that truth and honesty, an unrelenting torrent of emotions. She lived with her Grandmother in a whore house. She sang on the street with her street-acrobat father. She stood 4’8″.
L’Accordioniste tells the story of a prostitute who is in love with an accordionist, because Read More
I came across these two lovely articles covering master accordionist Daniel Colin on his tour in Japan.
Musette Delivers Taste of France, from Friday November 20th, 2009, in The Japan Times Online. Written by Yung-Hsiang Kao. The piece covers French Accordionist Daniel Colin’s current tour there, and includes a Read More
I remember reading a huge biography of Thomas Alva Edison. The motion picture camera was amongst the many things he was credited for inventing. Then in college I mentioned that fact which was rebutted by some film student who claimed it was a French guy. Who knows? I don’t really Read More
“The accordion is a traveling instrument, and that is why it is found all over the world.” opens the interview. An organ, Galliano Read More