Internet Video Jukebox #4

Paul Walker

YOUTUBE is an Aladdin’s cave. At the click of a mouse, you can take a trip round the world; also back to the world of b/w movies.

For Internet novices: Google   YouTube;  then type in the artiste’s name opposite the icon that looks like a magnifying glass.

A 20 min clip on the concertina in Bolivia – fascinating footage at  12 min of the ‘tina in a street carnival. (Thanks to Martin Henshaw)

Short film recording the making of a concertina, hand-crafted by Anthony P James (2014)

Pauline de Snoo playing a Wheatstone mini concertina:

An orchestra comedy routine featuring the SHENG – Chinese mouth-blown free reed instrument  and cousin of the concertina.

The clown GROCK – son Grand Numero (1931) Le Français – playing the concertina at 22 min.

Irish Traditional Music, Irish Accordion and Concertina, Colm and Kelly Gannon, Geantrai 2010 – super young ‘tina player in session

Kate Bush – Rocket Man (Wogan) [is this Alistair Anderson on concertina?!]

Dave Johnson – Harry McQueens Set Tune – Australian [Dave was recorded playing this on anglo-concertina at the Bush Traditions Goulburn Gathering 2012].


Concertina – Martinho Seibel [Bandoneon?] – hypnotic dance music: