Links & Recordings

Main Concertina Sites - Concertina discussion forum, plus history, buyers guide, and a lot more. - The International Concertina Association - a huge amount of Concertina research & articles.

Educational Resources - One of the best resources for folk music. Includes lyrics and ABC, plus some sheet music. - Free sheet music for drinking songs, has printable PDF files.

Wilson-Bulstrode Crane Tutor - A popular Crane Tutor hosted at - Free Classical MIDI files. Here's some classical tunes to add to your repertoire. - Links to a variery of MIDI music sites.

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

Concertinas For Sale - music store with a variety of instruments.

BarleyCorn Concertinas - music store for vintage concertinas. - USA store which sometimes has Crane duets. They also do restorations. - want a NEW Crane duet? check out these from Holden Concertinas.

Magic Fingers - Concertina Players - the story & sounds of Kurt Braun's Crane Duet. - the site of Andrew McKay and Carole Etherton, Crane players & singers. They have printed music of thier songs for sale as well as CDs. - the website of Charlotte & Spong

Crane player on YouTube - some very nice playing by Robert Dawson, on his 72 button Crane. - includes two recordings of Paul McCann playing his Crane. - Marien Lina's page on YouTube, which includes a number of Crane recordings. - several recordings by Jean Megly 78s MF260-MF279.htm - includes MF269 & MF292, recordings by Brigadier Archie Burgess of the Salvation Army. - Concertina playing by Rudiger Asche - Crane playing by John Thorton.