Category: La Bourrée

Gratitude at 40,000 Hits

In the United States, the fourth thursday of November is Thanksgiving. I love this holiday and love having the opportunity to express my gratitude for the extraordinary blessings in my life, many of which center on the accordéon, its music, and its masters. Speaking…

25,000 Visits! Thank you!

Last week, I had a minor celebration as the hits ticker crossed over the 25K line. For a blog like this one, covering an instrument and music genre that could both be described as obscure, that’s pretty danged good. The title of the blog…

La Bourrée (Last Tunes)

I originally published this in batches, but the entire tunebook can be found here. Here are the last three pages of the proper tunebook portion of “La Bourrée.” After these, there’s an extensive essay on the history of the bourrée — it goes into…

La Bourrée pp90-101

I originally published this in batches, but the whole tunebook is available here.

La Bourrée pp80-89

I originally published this in batches, but the whole tunebook is available here.

La Bourrée pp70-79

I originally published this in batches, but the whole tunebook is available here.

La Bourrée pp60-69

I originally published this in batches, but the whole tunebook is available here.

"La Bourrée" (pp50-59)

I originally published this in batches, but the whole tunebook is available here.

La Bourrée (pp40-49)

I originally published this in batches, but the whole tunebook is available here.

La Bourrée (pp34-39)

I originally published this in batches, but the whole tunebook is available here.