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Conjunto Accordion Technology




Portrait of Amadeo David Champion talks with Amadeo Flores from Alice, Texas in south Texas, who is an acordeonista, [an accordion player], bajo sexto guitar player, a recording artist, and among that, an accordion tuner. Like all musical instruments, accordions need some maintenance such as routine tunings. Throughout the interview, David and Amedeo Flores discuss the technology behind tuning and playing the accordion.
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Science, Technology & Invention in The Rio Grande:
Conjunto Accordion Technology

Tuning the Conjunto Accordion

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