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by Glenn
Mon May 15, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Akkordeon Café Dortmund Introduction and coming events
Replies: 10
Views: 809

Re: Akkordeon Café Dortmund Introduction and coming events

A great initiative. Thanks.
Interesting to see the concentration of flags in certain countires and regions.
How easy is it to maintain?
by Glenn
Sat May 13, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Digital & Midi Accordions
Topic: FR-4X!!!
Replies: 33
Views: 2204

Re: FR-4X!!!

Thanks for the practical test Jerry. Indeed a charge takes around 3 hours.


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by Glenn
Fri May 12, 2017 10:19 pm
Forum: Digital & Midi Accordions
Topic: FR-4X!!!
Replies: 33
Views: 2204

Re: FR-4X!!!

Now you are frightening me Jim. Should I charge my 8x only when I can guarantee a nice stream of cool air playing over the instrument?


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by Glenn
Wed May 10, 2017 6:44 am
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: Thumb-under technique on the accordion hurts
Replies: 19
Views: 740

Re: Thumb-under technique on the accordion hurts

Looking at the pictures in your "exemplar" do you achieve the playing angle of the last picture? This should be achievable .


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by Glenn
Tue May 09, 2017 9:20 pm
Forum: Accordion Makes & Models
Topic: Finally found an instrument NAD
Replies: 18
Views: 913

Re: Finally found an instrument NAD

Congratulations. Enjoy your new baby.


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by Glenn
Mon May 08, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: "Quint" System
Replies: 21
Views: 2414

Re: "Quint" System

I've read it twice but still don't understand.


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by Glenn
Mon May 08, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: New on Here?
Topic: Hello fellow SqueezeBoxers...
Replies: 6
Views: 363

Re: Hello fellow SqueezeBoxers...

Hi Peter.
Warm welcome from me too. Great to see you back with accordion (and guitar I suppose) as a cure for your empty nest. At leat your accordion won't ask to borrow the car keys in a few years.


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by Glenn
Sun May 07, 2017 7:14 am
Forum: Events
Topic: World Accordion Day May 6th
Replies: 6
Views: 320

Re: World Accordion Day May 6th

For Millions of accordionist's around this globe we live on -- " Every Day Is Accordion Day " {} :tup: {} https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fhHIsNE3lJk" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; {} :tup: {} A typical accordion meeting in a typical club in a typical town. Only in our dreams. :lol:
by Glenn
Wed May 03, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: I Did That!
Topic: Indifference
Replies: 16
Views: 780

Re: Indifference

Thanks to all for your kind words. Those compliments ( you know as accordionists, all of you) make it worth while practicing and having played this tune about 75 times before I got it, almost perfect and said OK, I'll publish that. Did it really take you 75 attempts to get it on video? If so congra...
by Glenn
Tue May 02, 2017 10:16 pm
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: Thumb-under technique on the accordion hurts
Replies: 19
Views: 740

Re: Thumb-under technique on the accordion hurts

Indeed I think you are getting hung up on legato.
As Paul says, the accordion warrants differing fingering to the piano.
Go mad, move that thumb under the middle finger (no pun intended).


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