accordion (Commonly used bellowed free reed with keys/buttons)

~ Wind instrument


Invented and developed by several people in the early 1800's, it has an arm operated bellows with keys or buttons at one end and bass buttons at the other.


invented by:Cyrill Demian (Musical instrument inventor and maker) (in 1829)
invented by (as handäoline):Christian Friedrich Ludwig Buschmann (Inventor and musical instrument maker) (in 1821)
used in:finnish tango
used in (as accordéon):sierreño
subtypes:button accordion
piano accordion
type of:bellowed reed
has hybrids:accordina (harmonica/accordion hybrid)
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Wikidata:Q79838 [info]
information page:ædia_Britannica/Accordion [info]
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