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  • REGIONAL LEGENDS: Carlos Guzman shares stories of his life, careerMonitorCarlos then got to meet chromatic accordionist Oscar Hernandez through Armando Hinojosa Sr. He accepted an opportunity to record with Oscar Hernandez y Sus Alegres Del Valle for Del Valle Records around 1960. The name of the album was Dedos ...

  • Canada Revenue Agency: 'Preventing Poverty' Not Allowed As Goal For CharityHuffington Post CanadaOTTAWA - The Canada Revenue Agency has told a well-known charity that it can no longer try to prevent poverty around the world, it can only alleviate poverty — because preventing poverty might benefit people who are not already poor. The bizarre ...

  • The CRA Should Not Define Poverty's ThresholdHuffington Post CanadaThe "My Heart Will Go On" powerhouse -- now worth a reported $400 million -- grew up the youngest of 14 children in a low-income French Canadian family. (Dad was an accordionist). "I grew up in a very, very, very small house," Dion told Vanity Fair in ...and more »

  • 3 Leg Torso plays in AshlandMail Tribune"It sounds like a punk band name," says 3 Leg Torso violin and trumpet player Béla Balogh. "Our energy is definitely punk. We have a good combination of chamber music and high octane rock 'n' roll." The Portland band — Balogh, accordionist Courtney ...

  • Burlingame hosts 4-day world accordion conventionabc7news.comSet aside all assumptions about accordion players and accordion music and visit the convention -- hosted by the Accordionists and Teachers Guild, International -- where more than 100 musicians will open ears and minds. "This is wonderful music. You see ...

  • World-Class Accordionists to Perform at 74th Annual Accordion Festival Hosted ...PR.com (press release)World-class accordionists Stas Venglevski, Cory Pesaturo, Xia Gang, and the Peter Di Bono Trio will perform at the 74th Annual Accordion Festival hosted by the Accordionists & Teachers Guild (ATG). It will be held July 24–26, 2014, at the Crowne Plaza ...

  • Accordionist Dick Contino to perform at Mandan HighBismarck TribuneContino is has been labeled "the world's greatest accordionist." He has been performing since his appearance on the first Horace Heidt-Phillip Morris broadcast in 1948. He has since traveled all over the country and overseas to entertain troops and was ...

  • Renowned accordionist looks to Victoria's youthVictoria NewsAccordionist Jelena Milojevic may have won international competitions, toured the world and recorded three albums, but nowadays her focus is on tomorrow's squeezebox stars, who she hopes can put Victoria on the world stage. Raised in Croatia, Milojevic ...

  • Wells JournalWells musician is official accordionist for the Tour de FranceWells JournalWells-based accordionist Karen Street has been performing her official duties as accordionist for the Tour de France, which kicked off in Yorkshire on Saturday. Welcome to Yorkshire, who are hosting the Yorkshire leg of the Tour de France, asked Karen ...

  • Arts calendar, July 6-12: 17-year-old accordionist at Sundays UnpluggedSpartanburg Herald Journal“Maps Alive!”: Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. 1-5 p.m. Sunday. Through Aug. 15. Spartanburg Regional History Museum, Chapman Cultural Center, 200 E. St. John St. 864-596-3501. “The Artist Collects”: Featuring fifty-five pieces from the ...and more »

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Souvenir de Lille
A delightful french musette piece for accordion, composed by myself.
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Samba Romantica --- Domi Emorine
Between 1983 and 1989, Domi Emorine won twenty-four prizes as a child prodigy.   In 1990, not yet fifteen years old, she won the World Accordion Championship and the UNAF prize.   In 1991, she won the Silver Medal; and in 1993 the SACEM medal in the 'Voice and Wind' category.   Five years later, Domi won the World Championship again.   She also did something unique in the annals of acc...
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Polka Italienne --- Domi Emorine
Between 1983 and 1989, Domi Emorine won twenty-four prizes as a child prodigy.   In 1990, not yet fifteen years old, she won the World Accordion Championship and the UNAF prize.   In 1991, she won the Silver Medal; and in 1993 the SACEM medal in the 'Voice and Wind' category.   Five years later, Domi won the World Championship again.   She also did something unique in the annals of acc...
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Paris-Moscow --- Roman Jbanov & Domi Emorine
For information on these amazing performers, see their separate biographies attached to other music files. This audio sample is from the title track of  their CD, The Paris-Moscou Duo, which we gave away in our January 2007 contest.   
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Hiver --- Roman Jbanov & Domi Emorine
Roman Zhbanov graduated from The Conservatory of Novosibirsk. When he was fourteen, he won the regional contest of young bayanists.  At eighteen he won the International contest in Kligental (Germany).  At nineteen he won the forty-seventh International Trophee Mondiale, in Italy.  Later, he became a laureate of international contests in Andorra, Spain, Russia and France.  He has perfo...
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Boys of Bluehill (local copy)
HI Folks, This is an Irish Hornpipe played on my Roland FR-3X LIVE. I am playing through a software LOOPER (Mobius). I can play once through with one sound and then the recording automatically repeats so I can layer on another saound.Even though I did this at home on St. Pat's day I performed an hours worth of these live before an audience.I hope you emjhoy it. LooseBruce
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Boutade --- Roman Jbanov & Domi Emorine
Bayanist Roman Zhbanov is known to music lovers of Novosibirsk from their childhood.  He performed as a soloist with The Russian Folk Instruments Orchestra of the TV and radio company 'Novosibirsk'.  Recordings of his performances on radio and TV programs were made time and again. Since 1996, five CDs have been issued, and two films made. This is a far from complete list of achievements ...
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Badinerie --- Roman Jbanov & Domi Emorine
For information on these amazing performers, see their separate biographies on the Contest Page; Domi was introduced in our October contest and Roman in our November contest.  Check out these samples.  The 'Hiver' is amazing!
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Accordion Mechanic --- Domi Emorine
Between 1983 and 1989, Domi Emorine won twenty-four prizes as a child prodigy.   In 1990, not yet fifteen years old, she won the World Accordion Championship and the UNAF prize.   In 1991, she won the Silver Medal; and in 1993 the SACEM medal in the 'Voice and Wind' category.   Five years later, Domi won the World Championship again.   She also did something unique in the annals of acc...
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typisk trekkspill
Hi, everyone!  I am new to this forum, and would like to introduce myself.  I am a Norwegian all-round musician, playing accordion and keyboards.  Most of my work is composing and arranging for all kinds of instruments, bands and choirs.  This is a demo page of a little composition for accordion orchestra.  More demos can be found here: http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=126261&id...

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