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  • Jason Webley opens the 'Margaret' fileThe Register-GuardAlthough Webley has been a traveling musician for 15 years as a singer, songwriter and accordionist, he had taken a break from music in November 2011. But the more he told the story and the more he learned about Rucker's tragic yet beautiful life, the ...

  • austin360 (blog)Flaco Jiménez to receive Lifetime Achievement...austin360 (blog)Master Tex-Mex accordionist Flaco Jiménez will receive a Lifetime Achievement Grammy Award, according to the Recording Academy. Jiménez is among other legendary performers who will also be honored including George Harrison, the Bee Gees, the ...George Harrison, Bee Gees to Receive Grammy Lifetime Achievement AwardsRollingStone.comBee Gees, George Harrison among Grammy Lifetime Achievement HonoreesYahoo Music (blog)George Harrison, The Bee Gees to be honoured with The Recording Academy's ...NME.comSan Antonio Express-News -mySanAntonio.com (blog) -VVN Musicall 35 news articles »

  • Boston GlobeBest of Boston Music 2014Boston GlobeMandolinist Matt Glover, accordionist Roberto Cassan, bassist Mike Rivard (of Club d'Elf), and percussionist/vocalist Fabio Pirozzolo step in and out of varied traditions, from Bulgaria and Sicily to Morocco and Argentina, making them all of a piece ...

  • HONOLULUMagazine.comStreetlight Cadence Takes It From the Sidewalk to the Global StageHONOLULUMagazine.comIn addition to Shiroma's accordion, Brian Webb plays the cello while standing (so he can rock out), vocalist Jonathon Franklin often strums the violin like an 'ukulele (an improvisation after he broke his arm and couldn't hold it up to bow) and ...

  • Mavericks' accordionist Michael Guerra at TexPop — 'from the side to the front'San Antonio Express-NewsLately, a social media sighting is about as close as a fan can get to Tex-Mex button accordionist and bajo sexto musician Michael Guerra. He has been traveling the world and the states with the Mavericks, the reunited alt-country '90s band led by ...

  • Music man to raise charity cashBradford Telegraph and ArgusAN ACCORDIONIST who is music to the ears of charitable causes across the district is raising money for Manorlands in the run-up to Christmas. Derek Steele (pictured) will be performing at the entrance to Marks & Spencer in Keighley for the three ...and more »

  • KWITFresh Air Weekend: A Bob Hope Bio, Christmas Albums And An AccordionistKWITFresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors, and musicians, and often includes ...and more »

  • Eva Ybarra's 'pink and black' conjunto accordion dreamsmySanAntonio.comEva Ybarra is making her Hi-Tones debut Saturday on a bill with Cryin' D.T. Buffkin & the Bad Breath and DJ Rae D. Cabello. Weird, yes. But it's in keeping with the pioneering conjunto accordion queen's adventurous spirit and the eclectic vibe at a St ...

  • Jazz accordionist in Rowley gigHalesowen NewsJAZZ time is set to strike a chord with audiences at the Black Country Accordion Club on Monday (November 24) Harry Hussey, described as the most famous jazz accordionist in the country, is back by popular request, in concert at the Rowley Regis ...

  • Accordionist Interprets French Waltz Tradition In 'Musette Explosion'NPRWill Holshouser has played all kinds of music on the accordion, including Cajun, avant garde jazz and indie rock. He joins Fresh Air's Terry Gross in her studio to play features from his new album. Share. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email. Comment ...

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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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