Tex-Mex Accordion

Overview

The instructional video Tex-Mex Accordian features musicians Flaco Jimenez and Tim Alexander teaching the viewer a variety of tricks that will help anyone play the accordion in the south-of-the-border style. The video includes lessons on grace notes, bellows shaking, and glissandos.
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Overview

The instructional video Tex-Mex Accordian features musicians Flaco Jimenez and Tim Alexander teaching the viewer a variety of tricks that will help anyone play the accordion in the south-of-the-border style. The video includes lessons on grace notes, bellows shaking, and glissandos.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/27/2004
  • UPC: 073999128659
  • Original Release: 1993
  • Rating:

  • Source: Hal Leonard
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:10:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 69,718

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Flaco Jimenez Instructor
Tim "Herb" Alexander Instructor
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Intro [2:11]
2. Accordion Setup and Background [4:36]
3. "La Napolera" [:55]
4. "La Napolera" Broken Down [3:11]
5. "La Napolera" B Section [4:52]
6. G Scale With Thirds [1:26]
7. Arpeggio Exercises [3:33]
8. Scales: G Scale [2:27]
9. F and C Scales [3:21]
10. "La Tuna" [1:36]
11. "La Tuna" Broken Down [3:23]
12. "La Tuna" Played Slower [1:31]
13. Flaco's Influences [2:20]
14. "La Paloma" [1:50]
15. Trills and More Technique [2:57]
16. "La Paloma" Variations [2:27]
17. Chromatic Buttons [1:48]
18. Learning Patterns [1:13]
19. "La Paloma" Played Again [2:01]
20. Thumb Strap [:59]
21. Left Hand Chords [2:15]
22. D and Bb Scales [1:38]
23. "La Piedrera" [1:43]
24. "La Piedrera" Played Slower [1:01]
25. "La Piedrera" Broken Down [2:16]
26. Advanced Chords [2:01]
27. "Flor Marchita" Broken Down [1:26]
28. "Viva Seguin" [3:35]
29. Outro "Atotonilco" [3:04]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play
   Song Menu
      La Napolera
      La Tuna
      La Paloma
      La Piedrera
      Flor Marchita
      Viva Seguin
   Chapter Points Menu
   Web and Contact Information
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