Tag - Accordion Music

Different Types of Accordion

The term “accordion” is derived from the German word “akkord,” which means musical chord or concord of sounds. The accordion is a family of the squeezebox, free-reed, aerophone-type instruments. These instruments involve a reed set into a frame over an opening. When air passes through the opening, it causes the reed to vibrate, which produces musical sounds. History of the Accordion The accordion originated from free-reed instruments, the first of which is believed to be created in China sometime in the 2nd millennium BC. The [...]