Geoff Thorp passed away

Sadly one of ICA’s life members Geoff Thorp sadly passed away early last Monday morning whilst he and his wife Carol and their Spanish Language Group we in Spain on holiday.
He was a regular at the Kilve and Swaledale weekends and for many years ran the Friday and Saturday evening sessions at both venues.
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Season’s greetings and tunes

Season’s greetings from the committee of the International Concertina Association.

christmas tree
That you may enjoy the music with this special instrument “the Concertina”  For an example listen to the music played by Randy Stein: https://soundcloud.com/randy-stein-1/chestnuts-roasting-on-an-open-fire

And some music that you may like to try together with your friends. Arranged for three part playing by Michel van der Meiren.

 A Child This Day is Born

Download a-child-this-day.pdf

  Angels from the Realms of Glory

Download angels-from-the-realms.pdf

Concertina World #460, December 2014

Index

1 Netherlands Concertina players
1 Christmas wish
2 Index
3 Editorial
4 Some thoughts by the editor
7 Internet Video Jukebox
8 Interview Pauline de Snoo
14 So you know your concertina? But what is inside? Quiz
15 cd review by Paul Walker
17 Concertinas are cool! On facebook.
19 Tenth anniversary Arran Concertina Event
22 Concertina Clowns 3. Charlie Rivel
28 Yearly concertina events in and outside UK
32 Membership renewal 2015
34 Photo impression Concertinas at Witney

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Internet Video Jukebox

by Paul Walker

YOUTUBE is a wonderful creation. At the click of a mouse, you can be a guest at an Irish house party, transported to Bolivia or looking through a collection of prize 78s. And all for free.

For Internet novices: Google YouTube; then type in the artiste’s name opposite the icon that looks like a magnifying glass.

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Concertina World #459, September 2014

Index

1 Parade’s End
2 Index
3 Editorial
4 AGM and reports from officers ICA
9 AGM 18 October details
12 Connie and Conrad visit Hawkwood
15 cd review by Peter Dyson
16 cd review by Paul Walker
18 Internet Video Jukebox
19 My University Course
22 Obituary Ron Marks
23 Douce’s Free Reed Instrument Patent
26 WCCP weekend October 2014
28 Jody Kruskal workshop 15 November
30 For Sale
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