Laid down between the aspio and musone rivers valleys, just two hundred metres above sealevel, castelfidardo, the town of the accordion, as it is known in the whole world for its first industrial vocation of the reed instrument, is placed between the. Its a great time to upgrade your home music studio gear with the largest selection at. Paolo soprani, nephew and namesake of his pioneering uncle, was appointed as vice president. I have built up a stock of old paolo soprani and hohner button accordions. One son, paolo, was interested in this musical box which was in fact a copy of the accordeon patented in 1829 by mr.
Here is a list, cobbled together from various sources. Piano accordion with 41 treble keys and 120 basses. Paolo soprani accordions accordions asia super store. Castelfidardo is the preeminent centre of accordion manufactures. Accordions manufacturers of italy contemporary accordion museum. Paolo soprani for sale in uk 24 used paolo sopranis. Paolo soprani accordion csystem, lmmm, 4 reed 3fold tremolo, good condition. If you get a better quotation on any new accordion i stock from another dealer in ireland i will match it. Sep 27, 2019 paolo soprani, castelfidardo, italy, 1960s piatanesi accordions was founded in 1920 by francesco piatanesi and his sons in castelfidardo, the city worldwide known as home of the accordion. Amazing beauty, traditional soprani construction, as rare and special as its namesake. A diatonic accordion is usually worth less than a piano accordion, and small piano accordions are worth less than large piano accordions. Las mejores ofertas en acordeones paolo soprani ebay. Acordeon paolo soprani vintage negroakkordeon hecho en italia con estuche.
Mar 19, 2017 19mar2017 paolo soprani, castelfidardo, italy 1940s description a vintage piano accordion from hohner. The earliest version of the modern accordion emerged in the early 1800s and one can still find it on many street corners today. Recently, thanks to chris moran of the erin breeze i became the proud owner of an older paolo soprani box. Who is considered to be the father of accordion factories. Old vintage accordion hohner club ii paolo soprani italia black lacquer accordion 140 bass wcase vintage m. That does not seem to be true for diatonic accordions, though. A fantastic italian accordion from the legendary paolo soprani factory in castlefidardo, italy. Rossetti magistro 31 button gcf sol accordion grey w bag, strap and lesson book. Accordions paolo soprani contemporary accordion museum.
Flli schiavoni loreto italia accordion 41120 italy vintage w case marie conti. But first, here are some logos of unknown accordion brands please let me jeroen nijhof know if you recognise any of them. Black 5 voice double cassotto bassoon piccolo 41 treble keys and 120 bass hand made reeds. Paolo went there to exhibit his accordion and he also became a good player. Italian accordion in accordions for sale in stock ebay.
The right hand is a full 41 key, f to a, with 4 reed banks. Paolo soprani 8 bass button accordion 19902000 marble red. This diatonic accordion has 21 treble buttons in 2 rows and 8 basses. In the city of accordion there is a flurry of activities for the fif, a festival of international relevance with cultural shows and events. Paolo soprani irish accordions accordians ireland all. I know the grey boxes are the best or something, but sinc.
Accordions manufacturers of italy contemporary accordion. Black 5 voice double cassotto bassoon piccolo 41 treble keys and 120 bass hand made reeds 15 treble couplers wrist master 7 bass couplers treble mikes in very good condition inside and out, comes with case and straps. The disastrous conflict of the second world war 19391945 had a devastating effect on the accordion sector. Before discussing the history of the accordion, it is important to point out that in the first half of the 19th century italy was not the geographical and political entity we know today. Paolo soprani the italian accordion 202 photos musical. Paolo soprani has transferred to pasco italia where there is a great determination to revitalize the foundation brand of the italian accordion. Jan 31, 2015 a fantastic italian accordion from the legendary paolo soprani factory in castlefidardo, italy. Castelfidardo where the accordion born fif castelfidardo. Scandalli and paolo soprani no longer under one roof. Paolo soprani italia accordion jonathan sawyer music. Well feature her on accordion noirs annual womens show tomorrow night. It was definitely built before 1960, and experts have dated it as early as 1955, which would make it one of the first batch of red soprani boxes. This was the house of antonio and lucia soprani and their sons. A paolo soprani castelfidardo marbleised accordion, with eighty buttons one depressed in, together with a cased flute unmarked, a hohner melodica soprano boxed, a schott descant recorder distressed box and a hohner echo harmonica boxed 5.
There is a glass window that states the manufacturer information but not the year of manufacture. Music magic usa is proud to represent the finest manufacturers in the accordion industry. There are 4 sets of treble reeds and 5 sets of bass reeds, including treble switches plus master and 7 bass switches. Paolo soprani the italian accordion, castelfidardo. There is no name that carries more heritage than paolo soprani. A settimo soprani piano accordion in original carrying case, together with a chemnitzer konzertina, engraved ernst bassler, grunberg and a cased parrot.
Paolo soprani piano accordion 2 4 reeds 120 bass 15 keyboard with case. This classic full size instrument most likely dates from the mid to late 1960s, and was built in the italian town of castaldifardo by the highly respected paolo soprani, who are the. Settimio soprani is one of the historical italian accordion makers. Paolo soprani the italian accordion made in italy to learn more about the company visit their website at to view paolo soprani accordion history click here. Paolo soprani was the first italian accordion manufacturer he started making accordions in 1864. Paolo soprani 4 voice 120 bass piano accordion the reed lounge.
Paolo soprani merged with scandalli, by then a part of farfisa. For sale an excellent paolo soprani 2 row with that fabulous inimitable soprani sound. Studio 48 r19 107 studio 72 r25 758 studio 96 r28 008 studio 120 r31 236. To the best of my knowledge, a prewar or vintage paolo would cost more. Paolo soprani, castelfidardo, italy 1940s con imagenes acordeon. A 40 year old two row paolo soprani has just come on stream on donedeal. Quickly the popularity grew and requests came from other european. Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music. Paolo went there to exhibit his accordion an he also became a good player. At todays rate thats around 7,961 dollars or 5,200 sterling. Paolo soprani, castelfidardo italia early 20th century piano accordion with ornate black and white plastic case, decorated inlet with simulated diamonds and having 24 simulated ivory keys, 20 12 52cm wide af in simulated black ostrich skin case.
Viola turpeinen was probably the first woman accordionist to. Sep 27, 2019 sep 27, 2019 paolo soprani, castelfidardo, italy, 1960s piatanesi accordions was founded in 1920 by francesco piatanesi and his sons in castelfidardo, the city worldwide known as home of the accordion. Paolo soprani piano accordion 24 reeds 120 bass 15. Paolo soprani professionale 1 a accordian, 96 bass. Aug 08, 2012 this diatonic accordion has 21 treble buttons in 2 rows and 8 basses. A full size paolo soprani 120 bass accordion, which would be ideal for the larger player who requires the full range of 41 treble keys and 120 bass buttons. In 1872, he moved to the centre of castelfidardo and opened a factory in the piazza garibaldi. Unfollow paolo soprani accordion to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Music magic usa continues its tradition of being the leaders in accordion innovation and new model introductions by announcing the arrival of americas first shipment of the long awaited ewa reedless electronic accordion from paolo soprani. For over 100 years, paolo soprani has been building some of the finest handcrafted accordions. Hohner germany accordion and harmonica h e, best made accordion bass reeds accordion piano key tops keytops set of 24 pearl white kelox 19. Castelfidardo, in the province of ancona, is a small town in central italy, in the marche region, recognized as. Antique accordion piano marino italy blue and white and black w original case. Allodi accordions limited 143145 lee high road, lewisham, london, se 5pf.
Paolo soprani super paolo 120 bass musette accordion youtube. Paolo soprani the italian accordion 199 photos musical. Paolo soprani piano accordion 24 reeds 120 bass 15 keyboard with case. Paolo soprani, castelfidardo, italy 1940s con imagenes. Vintage paolo soprani italia full size 120bass 41key piano accordion. Follow the tabs to see and listen to the different range of accordions that i have for sale. In the 19th century, a local craftsman, paolo soprani, elaborating and perfecting the accordion accordeon of the. At present piatanesi professional and studio accordions are. In 1872 he moved to the centre of castelfidardo and opened a factory in the piazza garibaldi. Paolo soprani accordions, accordion,, akordeon, accordeon, harmonika. The top of the range super paolo professional model features the best hand made reeds and the full. Paolo soprani accordions accordions asia super store xiamen.
Unfollow paolo soprani accordion to stop getting updates on. Before 2014 castelfidardo accordion festival, castelfidardo. The modern accordion was developed by paolo soprani in castelfidardo, italy. There are many accordion manufacturers, and even more brands may shops will import accordions and sell them under their own brand name. Button accordions ireland, piano accordions, paolo soprani, irish accordions, irish made accordion, accordians ireland, castagnari. Description a full sized musette piano accordion from renowned italian manufacturer paolo soprani. Paolo soprani professionale 1 in good condition shows signs of usage sold as shown in photos, if any damage is present it will be made clear in photos. The ciao midi system can be installed on any paolo soprani piano accordion listed. His instruments had immediate success, especially in the country where the farmers danced to popular songs. Paolo soprani, castelfidardo, italy, 1960s accordion.
Finally, after more than 30 years of closed doors, the small town of castelfidardo, italy, home of the greatest accordion makers, has once again begun production of the rollsroyce of all accordions, the magnificent settimio soprani artist vi. Since about 90 years the production concentrated on high quality accordions manufactured according to the best handicraft tradition. Fisarmonica paolo soprani modello italia 48 bassianni. A 1950s accordion comic book perito judicial, marketing. Testament to this success was the great building that paolo soprani erected adjacent. Accordions have found their way into an incredibly diverse set of musical genres over the years.485 289 1171 844 1463 222 1232 504 568 234 635 235 944 446 1217 1480 174 1322 1384 981 637 373 1117 1003 1154 1253 383 657 1258 183 120 866 23 890