The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #69011   Message #1166888
Posted By: The Fooles Troupe
21-Apr-04 - 04:46 AM
Thread Name: Need an Accordion for Kenya
Subject: RE: Need an Accordion for Kenya
Yes, the destruction of the native modal tuning method and relacement by the modern fixed pitch, Equally Tempered tuning method.

Howard Goodall, in his TV series on Music pointed out that it was the popular wide spreading of the Piano Accordion that was responsible to this tragedy.