The Concertina Museum Collection Ref:C-020.

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Item Type: Concertina

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Fingering System

Fingering System: English

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Key/Buttons Summary: 48 Ivory keys, (24/Left and 24/right) completing the progression from the 24-key 'Symphonium' layout to the "Standard" 48-Key layout. The accidentals keys are stained black (not 'cored' as in many earlier models) and the natural notes stamped with note-names, with the 'C' keys stained red.

Keys/Buttons Material: Ivory, with accidental keys stained black, and Cs stained red,

Keys/Buttons Labelling: Natural notes have note-names stamped on their flat ends

Keys/Buttons Base Mounting: The base of each key is turned into a peg that inserts into the Action Board, standard method.

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The Concertina Museum Collection

Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams

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