This site is about all things "Accordion". Whether you're an accordion player, wish to be one, or simply enjoy accordion music, hopefully you will find something here that you find useful and something that will bring a smile to your face and brighten your day. Contact me anytime at  anthony@theaccordionplayer.com.  Thanks for visiting.

Backing Tracks

This video should be of interest to any accordion players looking to try something new or interested in adding a new dimension to their playing.

Attention Accordion Players

Backing tracks available for over 125 songs. Set yourself apart from other accordion players. Sound like a professional playing in front of professional sounding backup .Go beyond the stereo typed polkas and waltzes, and play some Country, Beach Boys, Elvis, Beatles and other very cool non traditional accordion music. Includes an mp3 along with corresponding notes for $5.00 per song. If you might be interested in learning to play with back tracks Request a list of available songs.

Playing Back Up

Jamming can be a great deal of fun and there are basically 2 main roles for us accordion players – Playing the lead or – Playing backup. In many cases the role of back up and filling in can be even more important than playing the lead.
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Free Sheet Music

The following links may prove to be a valuable resource for you in that they will provide you with an incredible amount of sheet music at absolutely no cost. The last link will bring you to a site where you can obtain blank manuscript in the event that you wish to do some writing and arranging. I hope you will find this useful.
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Mr. Sandman

This was great fun with my friend Roger.

Yesteryear

yesteryear

The year was 1965. Playing with Arthur Moses (Saxophone), Jacques Leclerc (Drums) and my brother John Smrke (Guitar).