More from the marvellous resource: YOUTUBE, by Paul Walker.
(For Internet novices: Google YouTube; then type in the artiste’s name opposite the icon that looks like a magnifying glass.)
Melodies of today and yesterday
Music Hall star Percy Honri and his daughter play “Two Lovely Black Eyes” et al.
Percy and Mary Honri (1936) British Pathé
A nostalgic British Pathé newsreel next, reminiscent of childhood ice-creams at the Odeon.
Concertina Factory Aka Concert In A Factory (1961)
Wakker playing Regondi
Wim Wakker playing a selection from the concertina’s classical repertoire (beware the flashing light at the start of the clip).
Giulio Regondi: Hexameron No.1 for solo Concertina
Music Hall from France 1975
Lady in evening suit plus clown.
Annie Fratellini et Pierre Etaix à l’accordéon – 28 juin 1975
un Prélude de Bach. Émissions TV, Archive tv, Archive
Embedding disabled. Click https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sLENXvyWYrY
German street theatre
Lively German street theatre posted 2010. Acrobatic contortions with the bellows of possibly a bandoneon.
Clown Pompo spielt Concertina-Straßentheater
South African Township music on the Squashbox [contact Harry Scurfield for more details of this type of Anglo concertina plus a CD compilation.
William Mhlawuli – Endlini (Xhosa Concertina) (Ba-Ba 335)
Also see the PICA article: “The Black Concertina Tradition of South Africa” Dec 2009.