Washington court house, oh, usa zip 431 shipping type. This great old accordion is available from our ebay store. Jul 02, 2011 this old hohner accordion has the anchor trademark flanking the name, placing its date of production at a point following the hohner takeover of kalbe, where the trademark originated. Vintage accordions and concertinas collectors weekly. Accordion production started in 1852, when adolph herold brought the accordion along from magdeburg. All hohner accordions bear the distinctive hohner logo, but not all include the specific model name and number. The fact is that each model of accordion has a corresponding inventor or a. And if an old instrument has been in storage for a while, it might have gathered dust and require a thorough cleaning. Every hohner accordion has a button keyboard on the left side for bass chords.
We make harmonicas, accordions, melodicas, recorders, guitars and ukuleles to name a few. Vintage 1950s hohner piano accordion student model. On the ebay website, you can shop for hohner accordions with 4, 8, 12, 24, 48, 96, and 120 bass keys. Some models can convert between freebass and stradella bass. Unfollow hohner accordion to stop getting updates on your ebay feed.
The accordionists catalog, inventory instruments for sale. The right side is used to play the melody and can have either button or piano keys. See more ideas about vintage, piano accordion and piano. The accordion, which became a popular instrument in the 1930s, is used in traditional music of new orleans and europe. Hohner is basically a company famous for its high quality accordions. The art of playing hohner diatonic accordions valentine, c.
See more ideas about musical instruments, button accordion and accordion music. In concertinas, bandoneons, and accordions, air is pushed and pulled past reeds by. This old hohner accordion has the anchor trademark flanking the name, placing its date of production at a point following the hohner takeover of kalbe, where the trademark originated. Their sturdy construction is designed to make them reliable companions for decades of playing. At that time the accordion was a much simpler instrument, very similar to the mouth organ, and so it was easily reproduced. They are still kept in the antique museum in rouen. We can also order in any accordion or melodion from the hohner range that we dont currently have in stock. Aug 08, 2011 the tonk brothers company sold rebadged instruments of all sorts guitars, banjos, accordions, etc. Visitors to the museum can find the vast variety of accordions organized as follows. If its in good shape probably between 400 and 500 euros.
Accordion production remains varied, carried out in many countries, and the accordion family of instruments remains popualr among young and old, among folkmusic, poprock, jazz and concert aficonados. Dec 2, 20 excellent vintage to antique hohner accordion, plays perfectly. In some types of freereed instruments, such as harmonicas, air is produced by the musicians mouth. Depress the air release button and open the bellows, looking for dirt, dust, and lint deep between the folds, and. The hohner accordion is made from finest wood and metal making it strong and resilient. The german harmonica and accordion museum in trossingen, which houses the famous hohner collection, is simply unique and tells the hohner history like no one else. His sons were the ones who decided to expand the business to include the manufacture of a new reed instrument, the. Gola, moreno castiglione accordions home page since 1857, hohner has been crafting high quality musical instruments in the world. Free delivery and returns on ebay plus items for plus members. Hohner is one of the many name brands of accordions offered by castiglione accordion co. The accordionists catalog inventory instruments for sale world of. The hohner service team in trossingen specializes in restoring vintage hohner instruments and stocks a wide range of original parts.
Whether youre a beginner, an accomplished player, or a collector of antique accordions, ebay has a selection of new and vintage models that. For some brands, the year in which the accordion was made is very important. Furthermore, the cajun tuning is great for cajun and zydeco style of music. The german harmonica and accordion museum in trossingen, which houses the famous hohner collection, is quite simply unique and tells the hohner history like no one else. Hohner has been manufacturing accordions for over 100 years. More than twenty five thousand different harmonicas and accordions, lovingly preserved by curator martin haffner, make up the largest single collection in the world.
Accordions international 1760 south 450 west salt lake city, ut 84115. The hohner company was founded in 1881 in the german town of trossingen by matthias hohner. Dec 20, 2012 this great old accordion is available from our ebay store. If you provide us with the serial number and exact model designation, we will establish. For a convenient single source of all you need to know about acoustic piano accordions, order this book, either by mail from the author, george bachich, accordion revival, p. Jul 03, 2019 the hohner accordion is made from finest wood and metal making it strong and resilient. And matt kerwins hohner accordion buying guide gives an overview of various types of diatonic button accordions and also piano accordions in the pdf.
Pre hohner accordions and harmonicas made by kalbe all featured the anchor in a prominent place, and hohner retained the trademark when they absorbed the kalbe. Vintage accordions are usually sold either at specialist accordion distributers or on online bidding sites such as ebay. Corona is also a hohner diatonic accordion model, popular in tex mex. Hohner accordion 3d model available on turbo squid, the worlds leading provider of digital 3d models for visualization, films, television, and games. Hohner archiv 232 without mii, then, grove s 253 and maurers 8, 186 description is wrong. Vintage advertisements vintage ads vintage posters vintage style piano accordion old ads piano lessons the past advertising explore xray delta ones photos on flickr. Hohner vintage accordions for sale shop with afterpay ebay. This sweet 41120 piano accordion looks a lot like other hohner models such as the model no. Hohner does not maintain a central database of all its musical instruments by serial number, which makes it difficult to determine the specific age and model of its accordions. Hohner fun line accordions castiglione accordion and. The seamless mechanism delivers a great response time and ideal sound projection. Hohner black gold accordion with case made in germany. The founder of the hohner company is matthias hohner 1833 1902. Hohner accordion sales guide free download as pdf file.
Nsw folk federation button accordion for sale accordion for sale, button. Want to know how old your hohner accordion is, or what it is worth. Opening up the accordion, you will see much of it is made of plastic including reed blocks. The accordion is very appealing because of its wooden casing with pearl inlay. History of the house of hohner box and fiddle archive. Hohner corso button accordion g c keys 3 reed made in germany with case. Information on older accordions house of musical traditions. Gabbanelli old model old models, chanel boy bag, musical instruments. Jan 26, 2015 vintage 1950s hohner piano accordion by wyrembelskisvintage. Reeds may go out of tune, keys can start to stick or the bellows could develop a crack. To find a specific model of a hohner accordion, online resources can be used to compare instruments or an appraisal can be purchased for a fee. Alternately, perform an online image search for the keyword hohner and include descriptive phrases relevant to the accordion and its features, such as the number of bass buttons, the key types, a description of the keys and the number of voices.
But even the finest accordion will begin to show signs of wear and tear after years of use. Prehohner accordions and harmonicas made by kalbe all featured the anchor in a prominent place, and hohner retained the trademark when they absorbed the kalbe. At the accordion shop, we always have a large range of new and used hohner piano accordions for sale. Only guessing, but it has been good to have things sorted out properly. Named after italian accordion builder giovanni gola, a true master of his craft, each gola is a perfect rendition of giovannis strive for perfection. Choose genre, level, and preferences and get your results immediately. Since 1857, hohner has been crafting the highest quality musical instruments in the world. More than twenty five thousand different harmonicas and accordions, lovingly preserved by curator martin. Fits hohner models ha3500, ha3522, ha1600 and the corona iii. It depends this is an old accordion probably over 70 years old and very rare. Comparing it to the interior of the borsini is a shock, since the borsini has beautiful wood craftsmanship. The commencement of the accordion trade came a little later when hohners acquired the kalbe accordion factory at the beginning of the century, and a little later commenced the manufacture of accordions in trossingen also. Hohner accordion sales guide accordion piano scribd.
Based on the companys history, the first model of hohner accordion was designed and manufactured in 1893, when the original founder matthias hohner died. Hohner 2 row button accordion c f keys rebuilt with case. Toy new in box better than a toy, less than an instrument. I found the book about accordions the art of playing hohner diatonic accordions very helpful, as although i can play a mouth organ and piano accordion, i did not know what the keys on the left hand were or even what the extra row of buttons on the right hand were. Different systems exist for the righthand manual of an accordion, which is. Accordion hohner 3d model available on turbo squid, the worlds leading provider of digital 3d models for visualization, films, television, and games. Excellent vintage to antique hohner accordion, plays perfectly. Check the bellows all around, look for signs of wear, especially on the folds at the bottom and facing the chest of the player belt buckle wear. Pdf and online lesson memorize the guitar fretboard a sixstep program to learn.
Then again, for others brands the quality has increased over the years. The moment when the accordion took on a unisonoric chromatic right manual is. Unfollow vintage hohner accordions to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. The accordion, or squeezebox, is a type of freereed instrument that generates sound when air rushes past metal reeds affixed to blocks inside the machine.1175 538 1033 942 324 283 155 882 440 594 740 1396 435 464 445 943 261 808 726 225 372 741 918 640 208 1265 1411 770 128 6 834 40 1221 1067 1017 970 841 707 1224