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'Laughter, entertainment and education'

...and reluctant to take part in their activities. Then two of the troupe's musicians, a violin player and an accordion player, began to play a waltz."First we started waltzing with each other, and then we went up to the kids and said 'You...
Cajun country revival band to play at the Alaskan this weekend

...multi-Grammy-nominated label Valcour Records and the acclaimed Red Stick Ramblers; Cajun legend Jesse Lege, an accordion player and singer who was recently inducted into the Cajun Music Hall of Fame; Foghorn Stringband's Stephen "Sammy...
Pure Sole: What not to do for Christmas

...that spilled out onto the polished floor, bounced off the decorated bar, ricocheted to the band stand where two accordion players dueled with a solo guitar and a set of drums plugged into a large black box that emitted a sharp screech every 12th...
Five good reads: John Hutchins

...nightclub bouncer, collects itself and staggers home and the streets become safe for prostitutes, alley cats and accordion players. And there has never been a time or place more suited to the medium. Arthur Rackham (illus.) and C.S. Evans...
Polka and more at Saturday's Scandinavian Dance

...Lodge, Sons of Norway of Juneau. The dance is $5 per person, and free to children 12 and under. Dale Wygant, accordion player will be joined by The Polka Band: Ken Guiher on trumpet, Brian Van Kirk on alto saxophone, Paul Shannon on trombone...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Altan is a bigger band than McLaughlin's ever brought to town. The band features twin lead fiddles and a lead accordion player as well. Guitar and bouzouki accompany the melody instruments. A bouzouki is a stringed instrument similar to a...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...The classical duo of Joseph Petric and Guy Few will take the stage for the first half of the concert. Petric, an accordion player extraordinaire and Few, a pianist and trumpeter, will play the music of Bach, Chopin, and 20th century English...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...which commissions new musical compositions for unusual combinations of musicians. "Normally you don't bring an accordion player from Italy, an erhu player from China and a composer from Germany and put them together," composer Martin Brody...
what's happening

...Frank Bergstrom at The Dance Loft. Call 523-1995. Scandinavian folk dance workshop, with Mayor Bruce Botelho and accordion player Dale Wygant, 1:30-4:30 p.m. and 7-8:30 p.m. Saturday, March 25, at the Juneau Yacht Club. Afternoon...
This WeeK
Local band Salsa Borealis keeps dancers on their toes was made official. They started out with only one horn player, Mike Stanley, still with the band, and an accordion player, Dale Wygant, as well as timbale player Marc Ramonda. The group went through many changes, and reached a turning...


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