The First Ever Southern England Chromatic Button Accordion Rally
Saturday 7th October 2017 near Didcot Oxfordshire
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by JeffJetton
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Tunes & How to Play Them
Topic: Song name
Replies: 4
Views: 87

Re: Song name

It's the last piece in Palmer-Hughes book 2, where it's translated as "Danube Waves". That's where I first learned it. :-)
by JeffJetton
Mon Sep 25, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Folk Music of the British Isles
Topic: Sea Shanties!
Replies: 10
Views: 911

Re: Sea Shanties!

You might want to head over to concertina.net for that question.
by JeffJetton
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Castelfidardo Visit May 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 71

Re: Castelfidardo Visit May 2018

Wow! That looks like it would be awesome.

Not so easy for us Yanks to make it out to Heathrow though, otherwise I might be joining in on that one. {}
by JeffJetton
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: eBay accordion scam... again.
Replies: 7
Views: 219

Re: eBay accordion scam... again.

Scandalli?

More like Scam-dalli!

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by JeffJetton
Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:17 pm
Forum: Tunes & How to Play Them
Topic: Here's Some Free Accordion Sheet Music for Oktoberfest
Replies: 8
Views: 189

Re: Here's Some Free Accordion Sheet Music for Oktoberfest

Jerry, that would be awesome to hear people playing these. {} :b And yeah, I guess I could do a better job of promoting my website. Think I'll take a cue from you and at least put it in my sig line. Really, the "blog" part is largely there to help people in Nashville find my page for lessons and gig...
by JeffJetton
Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:13 pm
Forum: New on Here?
Topic: Greetings from France
Replies: 12
Views: 395

Re: Greetings from France

Welcome, Oliver!
by JeffJetton
Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:31 pm
Forum: Tunes & How to Play Them
Topic: Here's Some Free Accordion Sheet Music for Oktoberfest
Replies: 8
Views: 189

Here's Some Free Accordion Sheet Music for Oktoberfest

FYI, for the past few years (mostly), I've been celebrating the beginning of Oktoberfest by picking an Oktoberfest-appropriate song, whipping up an accordion arrangement of it (sometimes in two different difficulty levels), and including it in a blog post on my website for anyone to download and pla...
by JeffJetton
Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: I Did That!
Topic: Never on a Sunday
Replies: 11
Views: 278

Re: Never on a Sunday

Thank-you! :) I don't know what it was generally played in, I just played it in the key I have the music in (key of F). It looked to me as though you were playing in Bb (although first note is an F). Me too. This is one of those cases where you can't go by the old "first chord is the key" shortcut ...
by JeffJetton
Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:37 pm
Forum: Accordion Chat
Topic: Pitch standard in your country ?
Replies: 16
Views: 1101

Re: Pitch standard in your country ?

Around here the pitch standard for accordions is about six meters, although it depends on how strong your throwing arm is.