Traditional Cajun accordion sound recording : an instruction record / by Gerard Dole

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Cover design by Ronald Clyne. Cover photograph by Noelle Dole.
Related materials may be found in the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, also held by this repository. Related materials may include correspondence pertaining to the recording, original cover art designs, production materials, business records, and audiotapes from studio production.
Track information
101. Octaves
102. Scale of C
103. Bass acc. Two Step in C
104. Right and Left Hands
105. Right Hand Chord C
107. Right Hand Chord G7
108. Two-Step in C: Colinda
106. Right Hand Chord G
109. Two-Step C: Bayou Pompon
110. Bass acc. Waltz in C
111. Exercise Right and Left Hands
112. Waltz in C: Gabriel
113. Waltz in C: Grand Marais
201. Scale in C
202. Right Hand Chords D
203. Two-Step in G, "La Queque de Tortue"
204. Two-Step in G, "Madam Bosso"
205. Two-Step in G, "Allons a Lafayette"
206. Two-Step in G, "J'Etais au Bal Hier au Soir"
207. Waltz in G, "Jolie Blonde"
208. Appendix, "Dance de Mardi Gras" in A minor, in D minor,Two-Step in F "Cocodrie Stomp"
Publisher number
FM 8363 Folkways Records
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email:
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Local number
Folkways 8363
Dôle, Gérard
cover designer
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006
Music--Instruction and study
Melodeon (Button-key accordion)
Cajun music
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Phonograph records
Instructional materials