Among the joys of a stay-cation is that I can dig up a Daily Dose anytime I feel like it. Here’s Yves Lambert, a favourite here at 27th Street, with his trio, performing Le Père Tanasse
I don’t know very much at all about Scottish button accordion music, but based on this performance, I could grow to like it quite a lot.
I had an opportunity to see Yves Lambert et le Bébert Orchestra play in San Antonio at the accordion festival a few years ago where they were among the highlights of the weekend. Your Daily Dose today features Quebec button accordionist Yves Lambert. Here he… Read More
For tonight’s Daily Dose, let’s listen to some different interpretations of a traditional Quebec Reel, Le Reel de Sherbrooke.
Gaston Nolet Accordion, on guitar Robert Gauthier Piano Benoit Legault Your Daily Dose
This is called Polka Raymond Gélinas, uploaded to YouTube and I presume performed by antonincarla. A very fine Daily Dose for a Friday afternoon.
I was looking through some photos in my Flickr stream and came across this item. I created this picture digitally using photos I took when Tuffy P and I visited Portugal.
Your Daily Dose tonight is some music from a Zydeco band called Fernest and the Thunders, led by a button accordion player named Fernest Arceneaux. Mr Arceneaux is gone now, but I remember seeing him and his band live here in Toronto back in the… Read More