accordion

The accordion (or squeeze box) designates a family of box-shaped instruments that are bellows-driven, free reed, and aerephonic. It has working class European origins, known as the "the poor man's piano".

Appears in 211 items.
Title Contributor(s) Date Track
Michael Doucet & BeauSoleil: Bonsoir Moreau (1985) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Breaux, Pat; Performer: Alesi, Tommy; Performer: Alesi, Tommy Feb , 1985
Dewey Balfa & Robert Jardell: La Valse Cherokee (1983) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Lebauve; Performer: Balfa, Tony; Performer: Balfa, Dewey Aug , 1983
Michael Doucet & BeauSoleil: Courtableau (1985) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Breaux, Pat; Performer: Alesi, Tommy; Performer: Comeaux, Tommy Feb , 1985
Octa Clark & Hector Duhon: Jolie Blon (1983) Recordist: Lomax, Alan; Performer: Duhon, Hector; Performer: Clark, Octa Aug , 1983
Flute and accordion player in crowd Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 3, 1954
Flute and accordion player in crowd Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 3, 1954
Flute and accordion player in crowd Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 3, 1954
Flute and accordion player in crowd Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 3, 1954
Giuseppe Pingitore with accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 5, 1954
Giuseppe Pingitore with accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 5, 1954
Giuseppe Pingitore with accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 5, 1954
Giuseppe Pingitore with accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 5, 1954
Giuseppe Pingitore (with accordion) and family, including Antonia, Maria, and Michelina Pingitore (order uncertain) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 5, 1954
Pingitore sisters and unidentified man (with accordion) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 5, 1954
Pingitore sisters and unidentified man (with accordion) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 5, 1954
Unidentified singer with diatonic accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Aug 25, 1954
Unidentified man with accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Dec 17, 1954
Unidentified woman dancing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Dec 17, 1954
Unidentified woman dancing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Dec 17, 1954
Unidentified women singing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified women dancing and singing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified woman singing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified accordionist singing with tambourine player Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified dancers with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified women in traditional costume and accordionist singing Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 13, 1955
Unidentified accordionist singing Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 13, 1955
Unidentified accordionist singing Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 13, 1955
Unidentified accordionist and tambourine player Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified accordionist and tambourine players Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified accordionist and tambourine players Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified accordionist and tambourine players Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jan 9, 1955
Unidentified men with accordion player Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 2, 1954
Unidentified men singing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 2, 1954
Unidentified men singing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 2, 1954
Unidentified men singing with accordion accompaniment Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 2, 1954
From right: Francius Laurence (with accordion), Paulimy Laurence (with chac chac), and Bernard Karaman (with tambourine) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 19, 1962
From right: Francius Laurence (with accordion), Paulimy Laurence (with chac chac), and Bernard Karaman (with tambourine) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 19, 1962
Francius Laurence with accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 19, 1962
Francius Laurence with accordion Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 19, 1962
Francius Laurence (with accordion) and Paulimy Laurence (with chac chac) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 19, 1962
Francius Laurence (with accordion) and Paulimy Laurence (with chac chac) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 19, 1962
Christian Beaupierre (with accordion), Peter Prosper (with tibwa), and Hilton Sorhando (with banjo) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 25, 1962
John Baptiste Boland (with tambourine), Joseph Morris (with chac chac), and Newton Telemaque (with accordion) leading wedding procession Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 28, 1962
Village landscape / John Baptiste Boland (with tambourine), Joseph Morris (with chac chac), and Newton Telemaque (with accordion) leading wedding procession [double exposure] Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jun 28, 1962
Constan Magras (with tambourine), George Blauchard (with bois), and Manuel Magras (with accordion) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 7, 1962
Constan Magras (with tambourine), George Blauchard (with bois), Manuel Magras (with accordion), and Louis Greaux (with chac chac) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 7, 1962
Manuel Magras (with accordion) and Louis Greaux (with chac chac) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 7, 1962
Constan Magras (with tambourine), George Blauchard (with bois), and Manuel Magras (with accordion) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 7, 1962
Constan Magras (with tambourine), George Blauchard (with bois), Manuel Magras (with accordion), and Louis Greaux (with chac chac) Photographer: Lomax, Alan Jul 7, 1962
Announcer at Lincoln Park rodeo Photographer: Lomax, Alan Sep 1, 1944