How does a concertina work?
It consists of bellows that expand and contract, with buttons (or keys) on both ends, which push air through the reeds to make a note. It was originally invented in the UK but also developed independently in Germany. As a result, today we supply two popular types of concertina: the Anglo concertina, the English concertina.
What are the best Irish concertinas?
We produce our very own Irish concertinas – the Wren Student Concertina, the Phoenix Intermediate Concertina and the premium beginner concertina, the Swan Concertina – perfect for traditional Irish music. We also offer antique concertinas such as Lachenal concertinas, Wheatstone concertinas.
When did the Wheatstone Linota Bone-Button concertina come out?
Wheatstone Linota Bone-Button Concertina Built circa 1910, this is a vintage 30 button Wheatstone Linota concertina with C/G tuning, featuring bone buttons and a six fold bellows with decorative gold inlay. Features of the Wheatstone…
What are the best Anglo concertinas to buy?
Our best sellers include some of the best Anglo concertinas you’ll find anywhere. We produce our very own Irish concertinas – the Wren Student Concertina, the Phoenix Intermediate Concertina and the premium beginner concertina, the Swan Concertina – perfect for traditional Irish music.
What kind of tuning does a lachenel concertina have?
Lachenal Concertina 7407 This beautiful vintage Anglo concertina is a well crafted instrument from the iconic Lachenel & Co. This striking instrument is a 30 button Anglo concertina with C/G tuning, with rosewood ends and a six fold…
What’s new at Swan concertina?
Price Increases in: The New Swan 30 Button Anglo Concertina in C/G **Comes with a premium concertina hard case & free online lessons** We are very excited to introduce the new Swan Anglo… The Phoenix Concertina **Reduced Priority Shipping to USA, UK, Canada and the Rest of the World** This is the best intermediate concertina on the market.