Posted by: Kath Usitalo | June 8, 2009

Hot On Accordion

An album cover suitable for framing; and you can't beat that Calypso accordion

An album cover suitable for framing; and you can’t beat that Calypso accordion. The group was hot in the 1950’s; cousin of the Talbots, Cromwell “Mandy” Mandress, played the squeeze box.

This story about National Accordion Awareness Month at GreatLakesGazette.com, a free webzine all about Travel & Life In & Around Michigan, The Great Lakes State.

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  1. Like the accordion and other folk & related music? Check out the Washboard Music Festival, June 18-20 in SE Ohio’s Hocking Hills. (Logan, OH). GREAT music and it’s FREE! http://columbuswashboard.com/festival.htm

    • Another event on my To Do list. What a hoot. And they still make the washboards…amazing.


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