Category: Polka

Le Bon Truc Concert videos

I lead a good life. On May 2nd, my trio, Le Bon Truc, played at Blue, in Portland (Maine). We managed to pack the place and then play perhaps our best ever. It was super and felt great. Friend of the band, Sunshine Perlis,…

Le Bon Truc Rehearsal Recordings!

Look! We smile! We’re happy! Trio Le Bon Truc has been have a very good year, I have to say. Well … I don’t have to, I want to! There’s been this sense among us three that our four year communion continues to deepen…

The Sound of a New Organetto (A Polka and Bourrées)

It took all of on ONE DAY for UPS to bring this beauty to me from England. A Christmas gift from my father, An “organetto” is “a popular Italian folk instrument allied to the accordion.” This organetto looks and acts an awful lot like…

Accordéon Resolutions (featuring a bonus polka!)

BONUS POLKA DOWN BELOW! Let’s review resolutions for last year: Music is my joy 1: Keep playing! (Don’t know if I dare be more specific than that)2: Keep blogging … a tremendous amount of fun this year, and I have some very nice big…