The Mighty Accordion is a truly unique and
much-needed guide to playing the bass side of the
accordion. A comprehensive collection of progressive
exercises guide the student in learning and mastering
For the beginner, the first few chapters assume little
or no knowledge of the instrument and teach how to play
simple accompaniment patterns.
For the intermediate player, numerous exercises using
the major, minor, seventh and diminshed chords are
included to develop skill in executing various
bass/chord accompaniment patterns.
For the advanced player, latter chapters present
exercises on chord combinations needed to play sixth,
minor seventh, major seventh, ninth and other advanced
Throughout the book, explanations are offered on the
workings of the instrument and relevant music theory.
Play along with a 2-CD companion set featuring many of
the book's exercises played at both a slow and moderate
* A much-needed and complete guide to playing the bass
side of the accordion
* A comprehensive collection of progressive exercises
for learning bass/chord patterns on the accordion
* Beginner students learn simple accompaniment patterns
and use of the major, minor and seventh chords
* Advanced students learn how to play sixth, minor and
major sevenths and ninth chords, and other advance
* Companion CDs feature many of the book's exercises
here for the complete table of contents.
here to purchase through David DiGiuseppe
here to purchase through Mel Bay
Book & 2CDs (20740BCD)