Links & Recordings



Main Concertina Sites

www.concertina.net - Concertina discussion forum, plus history, buyers guide, and a lot more.

www.concertina.org - The International Concertina Association

www.concertina.com - a huge amount of Concertina research & articles.



Educational Resources

www.mudcat.org - One of the best resources for folk music. Includes lyrics and ABC, plus some sheet music.

www.drinking-songs.com - Free sheet music for drinking songs, has printable PDF files.

Wilson-Bulstrode Crane Tutor - A popular Crane Tutor hosted at Concertina.com

https://www.mfiles.co.uk/classical-midi.htm - Free Classical MIDI files. Here's some classical tunes to add to your repertoire.

http://www.beanfieldcastle.net/MIDI_Style.html - Links to a variery of MIDI music sites.

Salvation Army Tutor - the Salvation Army Tutor for the Triumph Concertina, 1938.



Concertinas For Sale

www.HobGoblin.com - music store with a variety of instruments.

BarleyCorn Concertinas - music store for vintage concertinas.

www.ButtonBox.com - USA store which sometimes has Crane duets. They also do restorations.

www.HoldenConcertinas.com - want a NEW Crane duet? check out these from Holden Concertinas.



Magic Fingers - Concertina Players

www.scraggy.net/tina - the story & sounds of Kurt Braun's Crane Duet.

www.cranedrivinmusic.com - the site of Andrew McKay and Carole Etherton, Crane players & singers. They have printed music of thier songs for sale as well as CDs.

www.musicfinders.co.uk/Sea/sea.htm - the website of Charlotte & Spong

Crane player on YouTube - some very nice playing by Robert Dawson, on his 72 button Crane.

www.pghardy.net/concertina/kilve/kilve200710/ - includes two recordings of Paul McCann playing his Crane.

www.youtube.com/user/mcjlina - Marien Lina's page on YouTube, which includes a number of Crane recordings.

www.concertina.org/ica/index.php/sound-archive/cas-readers-tapes/69 - several recordings by Jean Megly

www.regalzonophone.com/RZ 78s MF260-MF279.htm - includes MF269 & MF292, recordings by Brigadier Archie Burgess of the Salvation Army.

www.soundcloud.com/rac-13 - Concertina playing by Rudiger Asche

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bv9oLUYlX-O/ - Crane playing by John Thorton.