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Re: question about accordion keys

The key change has to be due to the tape speed. Lionel played in the key of C or G on a standard tuned fiddle. Mr. Carrier, on the other hand, had a Globe accordion in C#, which was called "Hi C" by some of the old timers.

Re: Re: question about accordion keys

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