I Play the Accordion

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    Returned to Play About a Year Ago

    I learned to play the accordion when I was about 12, but in the last 20 years didn't play much. A year ago I volunteered to play in a local festival and since then I play at least once a week with another accordionist. We mostly play Hebrew songs. Next week we are going to play...
    afzeluches afzeluches
    41-45
    6 Responses Jun 4, 2008

    Uncle Buford And Chouchoot

    As long as I can remember, my Uncle Buford has had a zydeco band called Chouchoot. People used to pick on his for being slow, but he's a really great musician. He plays the accordion, harmonica, and the guitar. Every time I saw him he'd say "Come here, honeychile," and we'd...
    adventureolive adventureolive
    22-25, F
    May 25, 2012

    Only Three of Us??

     My grandma played accordion as part of her ministry. I inherited her instrument, and for a time I used it to play pop music. I still play pop music, in a band I will not name, in order to preserve my anonymity should we eventually rocket to stardom... I recently got a new...
    janebee janebee
    22-25
    1 Response May 28, 2008
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