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Desi Arnaz concertina photo

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The current Vanity Fair article titled "Did Desi Really Love Lucy" (about the 1950's TV show "I Love Lucy") included this photo showing a rather nice 30-button Anglo, not the typical stage prop.


I'm sure the conversation in the photo goes something like this:



DESI - "Of course I love you more than my concertina"


LUCY- "I don't think so"




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And a Bastari it is indeed.


I did a Google search of "Desi Arnaz concertina" and found several more images, including one with a cheap Italian instrument.


So he must have played it at some point, or else just liked being photographed with it!




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