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2015 Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann, 9th to 16th August 2015 - Ireland

Fleadh Cheoil logoFleadh Cheoil na hÉireann is the biggest traditional Irish music festival on the planet with accordion everywhere. The 2015 Fleadh Cheoil is being held in Sligo again, 9th to 16th August 2015.

Some super impressive statistics of this huge event that features accordion so much.

Over 350,000 attendees from around the world, over 20,000 musicians, 1,500 dedicated volunteers, 190 competitions, all packed into 8 days.

This will be a huge celebration of traditional Irish music.

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Video: VAMÖ-Akkordeonwettbewerb, 22nd February 2015 - Austria

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Video: Category 3 (Adult) winners at the VAMÖ-Akkordeonwettbewerb, held 22nd February 2015 in Vienna. There were competition categories from 10 years through to adults. Videos published by Hermi Kaleta.

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Janne Rättyä Scarlatti CD is yle’s Classical Album of the Year – Finland

CD Coveryle logoSoundtrack for Scarlatti Sonata in Cm, K22 above.

The national broadcasting company’s classical album of the year contains Domenico Scarlatti’s sonatas performed by Finnish accordionist Janne Rättyä.

yle awards a certificate of honor for the best classical music record each year. The 2014 honor has been granted to Janne Rättyä’s album, where the accordion artist interprets the sonatas of Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757).

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Tulio Gasperini (1922-2014), Rhode Island – USA

Tulio GasperiniVideo: To my Teacher. An 8 Minute Documentary by Corey Pesaturo showing Tulio Gasperini playing at 91 years, and photos of his life.

Tulio Gasperini was recognized nationally as a virtuoso accordionist with a highly personal style, and an accomplished composer and educator.

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Video: The Accordion King Official Promotion Video - Sweden

The Accordion King PosterPublished on Feb 16, 2015 The Accordion King Official Promotion Video. A four minute sample from this concerto for multiple video screens, symphony orchestra and accordion soloist by Fredrik Högberg. Featuring accordionist Jörgen Sundeqvist, Niklas Willén and the Nordic Chamber Orchestra.

Report of the World Premiere at:
http://www.accordions.com/news.aspx?d=30-Jan-2015&lang=en#art9881

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CD Reviews

CD Review: Let Me Tell You A Story CD by Random Encounter

Let Me Tell You A Story CD coverCD Reviews Index for the Review of Let Me Tell You A Story CD by Random Encounter, in English language, reviewed by Joan Cochran Sommers

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New and Updated Sites

Updated Site: NZAA Prospectus and Site Update - New Zealand

NZAA logoThe NZAA has an ammended Prospectus for the South Pacific Accordion Championships and its website updated. Closing date for entries is 12 April 2015. Entrants from all countries welcome.

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Updated Site: Guardia Nueva Tangokonzert Berlin Philharmonie Double CD

Guardia Nueva Tangokonzert CD coverThe double CD was recorded live at the Berlin Philharmonie Tangokonzert by Guardia Nueva in 2014 and features 21 tracks that are headlined as "Latin and Finnish Tango with Passion".

The popular Guardia Neuva, founded and conducted by Raimo Vertainen (picture right) has enjoyed popular success in Finland and internationally. This double CD costs Euro 20 plus postage or you can download the eTracks mp3 files double album at: gnueva03

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Updated Site: Yehuda Oppenheimer Composition Released - Israel

OY630 music sampleoybook coverAdina Oppenheimer has released the following work: Quadri D'israele 1 - Caravan To The Dead Sea (Solo), composed by the late Yehuda Oppenheimer which is now released in eSheet .pdf format, able to be sent to you by email. Catalog: OY630

This work was previously only published in the book about Yehuda Oppenheimer titled: The Man The Accordion And The Legend Catalog oybook

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Updated Site: Douglas Ward eSheet Music Page - UK

Douglas WardThe internet page for the work Emancipation composed by Douglas Ward, catalog M375E published by Charnwood Publishing has been updated.

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Updated Site: Fang Yuan Site Update With Video - Singapore

Fang Yuan site updated with new contact information and video. In the video, Fang Yuan, plays one of her compositions on her 2nd visit to USA in 1990.

Fang Yuan, a very talented, performer, teacher and composer said, that she spent many mornings listening to hundreds of birds before writing her composition which is based on a Chinese folk song interlaced with many bird calls.

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Updated Site: Gary Dahl Update eBooks Collection Special Price

Gary DahlUpdated site. Gary Dahl eBook (sent to you by email) collections. Each of the 7 books saves more than 50% off sheet music purchased individually. Updated, you can also purchase the Complete Gary Dahl eBooks Collection of 7 eBook's (value US$262), for a special price of only US$190 or the € equivalent. Cat: DH01-07eB

Individual eBooks:
DH01-eB - Latin Spectacular! Collection #1- eBook
DH02-eB - Favourite French Standards Collection #2 - eBook
DH03-eB - The American Songbook Collection #3- eBook
DH04-eB - Favourite Waltzes and Polkas Collection #4 - eBook
DH05-eB - Easy Listening Variety Collection #5 - eBook
DH06-eB - Easy Listening Variety Collection #6 - eBook
DH07-eB - Traditional Polish Carols Collection #7 - eBook

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Updated Site: Yehuda Oppenheimer Arrangement Released - Israel

OY608 sample pageoybook coverAdina Oppenheimer has released the following work: Toy Symphony by Joseph Hadyn arranged by the late Yehuda Oppenheimer which is now released in eSheet .pdf format, able to be sent to you by email. Catalog: OY608

This work was previously only published in the book about Yehuda Oppenheimer titled: "The Man The Accordion And The Legend" Catalog oybook

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