Jump to content

Vintage Sheet Music


griffinga
 Share

Recommended Posts

I was at an auction a few weeks ago (way down back – could hardly see a thing) when the auctioneer announced the next lot as “concertina music”. I bought it (without being able to see it – rarely a good idea at auctions) and it turned out to be about 8 pounds of vintage sheet music (mostly polkas and waltzes) published in the early 40s. It’s labeled as being made for the concertina. Anyone looking for vintage sheet music - contact me.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I was at an auction a few weeks ago (way down back – could hardly see a thing) when the auctioneer announced the next lot as “concertina music”. I bought it (without being able to see it – rarely a good idea at auctions) and it turned out to be about 8 pounds of vintage sheet music (mostly polkas and waltzes) published in the early 40s. It’s labeled as being made for the concertina. Anyone looking for vintage sheet music - contact me.

The ICA (International Concertina Association)will be very interested in this music.

Al

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The ICA (International Concertina Association)will be very interested in this music.

Might depend on what kind of "concertina" it's for.

 

If it's for the English, that would be very interesting. If it's that many arrangements for anglo, it would be a find, indeed! But I suspect -- especially if it's mostly polkas and waltzes -- that it's arrangements for the Chemnitzer concertina. In that case, I don't know how interested the ICA would be, but concertina.net member Ted Kloba would likely be able to advise.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The ICA (International Concertina Association)will be very interested in this music.

Might depend on what kind of "concertina" it's for.

 

If it's for the English, that would be very interesting. If it's that many arrangements for anglo, it would be a find, indeed! But I suspect -- especially if it's mostly polkas and waltzes -- that it's arrangements for the Chemnitzer concertina. In that case, I don't know how interested the ICA would be, but concertina.net member Ted Kloba would likely be able to advise.

 

Hello,

 

It sounds an interesting find. Yes the ICA would be interested in the music if it's arranged for English, Duet or - indeed Anglo (!). I've sent a PM.

 

Jeremy

 

librarian@concertina.org

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 5 months later...

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...