Maker and restorer of english and anglo concertinas. Great source for classical music written for the English concertina or music which adapts well.
Modern Wheatstone concertinas.
Barleycorn concertinas - wide range of vintage concertinas and expert advice.
Purchase squeeze boxes, books, and CD. Perfect for the beginner.
Concertina Makers List
If your primary goal is to concentrate on pure Irish pub sessions and dances, this list contains some of the primary anglo makers. Some of them do offer a limited line of English concertinas. Accordian brass reeds are soft and mellow and are good starter instruments, but if you want true vintage concertina sound, you need steel reeds.
List of Celtic Tunes in Order of Popularity
The Session Tune Rankings
Directories of Celtic Sites
NOVA ABC Lark / Vashon Chris Peterson Old Music Project Traditional Music Lutheran / Jordan O'Connell Fiona's Liam / Sligo-Man Arcelts Laura's
Directories of Classical Sites
Concertina Academy Concertina net Concertina Library Concertina Connection Ksanti Wikipedia House of Music Traditions Free Music Archive - classical Juliette Daum
Directories of Dance Tune Sites
Playford's Dancing Master Dance Tune Sites - Boston SCA - Dance Tunes country Dance and Song Society Standing Stones - Playford
Directories of Renaissance Tune Sites
University of New York Early Music Free Scores Flute Tunes Angel Fire Rutgers Renaissance Fanfare
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