Caring for Your Accordion
Although the accordions are quite sturdy instruments, they are actually quite fragile! With hundreds of moving parts and beeswax holding the reeds in place, these handcrafted instruments need to be handled and maintained with care.
John Chilton from the Castletown Accordion Orchestra is not only an expert accordionist but also an expert in maintaining and caring for accordions.
In this practical workshop, you will :
- Learn about how accordions are made
- Information on tuning
- Learn about the key risks that threaten your instruments
- Useful techniques for handling, maintaining, general care, storage and travelling with your accordion.
- Questions & Answer Session,
The purchase of an accordion is a significant investment. Cme along to this workshop and learn how to take the best care of your investment.
Workshop is FREE! Places are limited and are available on a First Come – First Served Basis!