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KEYED AEOLIAN

Also from the German Æolian Tutor of 1830, is the above illustration of the Keyed Aeolian, which was essentially a simple blow accordion. According to the author "The best performer we have heard on this Æolian, in London, is Mr. Cittadini, who introduced it at his annual concert in 1829."


A Brief History of Mouth Blown Free Reed Instruments
What Is A Free Reed?
Origins Of The Free Reed
Eastern Free Reed Instruments
A Selective Discography Of Asian Free Reed Instruments
Western Free Reed Instruments
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