"Here are a couple of tips that I have found.
1. When searching the list of songs, give the instrument "computer" a few seconds. If I start scrolling too fast, for some reason it will jam up. Then I have to turn off the…"
"I am glad to have your contact info, Rebecca. Nice meeting you yesterday at the San Antonio Squeeze Off.
Please say "Hi" to Debra Peters when you have your next lesson with her. Did you know that Deb was my accordion…"
San Antonio Accordion Association ( SAAA ) Squeeze Off July 29 to be held in co-ordination with the Central Texas Accordion Association from Austin, Texas. All accordionist welcome to come and play,See More
This group is to let those with this new technology communicate information to those that know how to use this format. Videos can be sent also. A good video to start, would be one of a member giving the into to a standard folk song of their county and then playing it.See More
Dr. Daniel Kott will be presenting a workshop on the wonderful world of MIDI music. The basic will be covered and how to use MIDI to teach music. A Roland music tutor, Roland portable speakers, Roland FR-1 V accordion will be demonstrated. Also how to produce sheet music, audio and MIDI files from Finale and Print Music will be presented and how to tie all these together with a Casio lighted key electronic keyboard.See More
Hi Beverly! So glad you are coming to the Accordion Round-Up tonight! I hope you are coming @ 7-8 hour? and are bringing your accordion? to honky-tonk with me & Chris Rybak and whoever else shows up? I've missed seeing you. This is good news!
I see your were on the system today. I hope to see you at the SAAA meeting next week. Shelia Lee will be bringing the sheet music to hand out with conjunto style songs with the backup tracts, and other songs to be played at the giant jam session in Houston at the Big Squeeze competition on Saturday evening, June 5.
I will later today. I am on another computor now. The videos for the folk dance band are now on youtube cahnnel - mecatx. I will send the sheet music booklet later today to the email address.
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Here is the one of the booklets for the NAA convention session on a folk dance band for dancing. It includes a few Mexican songs/dances and also a few German songs/dances, that we will learn. There are six others practicing these songs at present. The booklet will be updated soon with some minor changes. If you send a mailing address, I will send you a SD memory card in the USPS containing the updated booklet and audio files. We will also have audio backup tracks available at the session.
p.s. this booklet is on the TAN under MY PAGE Daniel Kott and blogs.
I will bring some Mexican music that we perform. What is your level of playing? Do you sight read music? If you send an email address, I can send you some of the songs to practice. Several accordionist throughout the USA and Alaska are practicing this music now. Can your computer read a pdf (Adobe Acrobat) file.
I have a German music booklet that I prepared for the accordion convnetion last year. Also a Spanish booklet from a few years ago. I also have a mariachi ensemble here in Killeen and have had a mariachi teachning weekend for the last ten year, so I have a fair amount of mariachi sheet music, etc. If you bring a flash drive and/or SD memory card, I can give you some Hispanic music at the convention. Also you can join our folk band on Friday and Saturday. We are including some Hispanic/German/Czech music/dances. See you are the convention.
p.s. If you go to Daniel Kott's MY PAGE and then to blogs, you will find some of the sheet music that is on line for the convention. We will also have mp3 music files for backup playing and the same tracts with and accordion melody being played.