> Hello, > > The patent for the what we call an accordion was placed in Vienna in > 1829, though it is (or was) a common folk instrument used in a > considerable number of cultures (same can be made for the bagpipes). > However, the accordion is derived from the portable organum, which was > used in church organs hundreds of years before. Though I may feel old, I > can't say that I was there to witness all this. > > Etienne Ozorak >
nice to see a comment from you Etienne. :)
Cheers, Ron :)
< 0 Ron Mackey,(Purveyor of Pat's Party Pieces)
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