Alan Day, the compiler of the ‘English International’ and ‘Anglo International’ CD sets had intended to follow up with a ‘Duet International’ CD set to cover all three main concertina systems, but unfortunately the project did not reach the release stage. To meet the demand for Duet Concertina recordings, this page is devoted to duet system recordings.
David Cornell, an excellent player/arranger of tunes for the MacCann Duet concertina, wants his MacCann Duet arrangements to be available to other Duet players. He is now very ill and unable to take any steps to make this happen*.Continue reading
A new year, a new composition for duet concertina and piano by Stuart Estell:
And best wishes for 2016 to all!
Colin Campbell informed us that the WCCP – West Country Concertina Players – have changed their web domain address: thewccp.org
The collection also contains Charles Wheatstone’s own research items, many related instruments, early music and tutors, together with over 4000 original prints, postcards, photographs and written data about the instrument, its players, bands and its role during the past two centuries of musical culture. The new web site is designed to be an open-access database that is of easy access and should encourage and assist research upon all matters pertaining to the concertina and its history. Continue reading