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by JerryPH
Tue Jul 18, 2017 12:36 am
Forum: I Did That!
Topic: I (only sort of) Did That!
Replies: 6
Views: 186

Re: I (only sort of) Did That!

lol... And a STAR is born, folks! {} :b {}
by JerryPH
Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: The World of Russian Bayans (CBA)
Replies: 14
Views: 348

Re: The World of Russian Bayans (CBA)

And to Jerry: The Moscow Night Group clip you showed has one player on an AKKO accordion and the other one on a Bugari. What about the Pigini's you refer to??? (The clip would not have sounded have as nice to me had it been played on Pigini, but that is personal preference.) I wasn't able to find i...
by JerryPH
Mon Jul 17, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: comping
Replies: 15
Views: 339

Re: comping

1 - How can I play the accordion LH comping on the piano? What are the notes? Are there some other ways you would do it on the piano? 2 - And how would you play those two-handed comping on the accordion? 1 - The same way as on a piano. Bass note on the left hand, matching cords on the right. 2 - Yo...
by JerryPH
Mon Jul 17, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: The World of Russian Bayans (CBA)
Replies: 14
Views: 348

Re: The World of Russian Bayans (CBA)

Well, don't mention that to this group who play a couple of Pigini Bayans :) :

by JerryPH
Sun Jul 16, 2017 11:07 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Street music whilst on holiday
Replies: 13
Views: 287

Re: Street music whilst on holiday

Prague in the Czech republic, often saw accordionists with other instruments out in the streets in the "Old Prague" section. Munich Germany, especially in the fall (September-November) you can also see a lot of street accordionists there. Downtown of Vienna Austria and a lot of the parts on weekends...
by JerryPH
Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Teaching & Learning
Topic: country music
Replies: 26
Views: 579

Re: country music

I'd like to suggest that instead of talking country music on an accordion, how about a couple YouTube videos from our talented members here demonstrating country music on an accordion! :D
by JerryPH
Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Learning multiple instruments
Replies: 17
Views: 417

Re: Learning multiple instruments

When I was in high school, I always chose music as one of my electives because it was super easy and always got 100% in the course. My mistake was to one year make a small run on the piano with my right hand, the music teacher noticed this and asked me if I play piano, to which I answered no, that I...
by JerryPH
Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: I Like That!
Topic: Jack of All Trades.... Master of Entertainment
Replies: 4
Views: 132

Re: Jack of All Trades.... Master of Entertainment

I had a camera strictly for pictures too (A Nikon D4) and never used it's video features ever... until I made my first accordion video and saw the excellent results, but I do use the video on my Samsung Note 4 fairly often (it can do up to 4K, so pretty good for a phone), in fact I will be using my ...
by JerryPH
Sun Jul 16, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Digital & Midi Accordions
Topic: Songbook+, Roland FR4x and IPad
Replies: 21
Views: 682

Re: Songbook+, Roland FR4x and IPad

Another item to add to Songbook+, ----after you open song, have the ability to move the registers up and down on the accordion using a Bluetooth pedal. I will ask them if this is possible? Irig Blueboard may be good for this, couple buttons programmed to do this...other buttons (which now is possib...
by JerryPH
Sun Jul 16, 2017 3:15 am
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Learning multiple instruments
Replies: 17
Views: 417

Re: Learning multiple instruments

Alan Sharkis wrote:
Sat Jul 15, 2017 9:33 pm
What was that expression about serving two masters?
Matthew 6:24 I believe.
"No man can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other..."

I don't remember the rest. :)