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His band, the Combo Show, wore casual tropical shirts, danced alongside him onstage, and featured conga drums, saxophones and keyboards as well as the traditional accordion, güira and tambora.Johnny Ventura, Dominican singer who helped modernize merengue, dies at 81|Harrison Smith|July 30, 2021|Washington Post
They were joined by an accordion player who could pass for a bearded hipster from Brooklyn.What Makes Music Universal - Issue 99: Universality|Kevin Berger|April 29, 2021|Nautilus
It shows in everything they produce, starting with slices of moist, accordion-pull brisket that hit all the marks.
A brief history of court packingIn the Civil War era, the court expanded and shrank like an accordion.What is court packing, and why are some Democrats seriously considering it?|Amber Phillips|October 8, 2020|Washington Post
Some operate like bellows, creating an accordion-like sound as they aspirate.How to Save Silent Movies: Inside New Jersey’s Cinema Paradiso|Rich Goldstein|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had skinny legs and bloated ribs fanning from his torso like an accordion strapped to his chest.‘Tracing the Blue Light’: Read Chapter 1 of Eileen Cronin’s ‘Mermaid’|Eileen Cronin|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The questions presented by the lower folds in the accordion are economic and social.
We live in an accordion economy, as I'm not the first to say.
A straight-faced clown in severe white makeup begins picking out a tune on an accordion as more people trickle in to watch.
A sailor, who had brought an accordion with him, was playing "While the North Sea roars," and other popular airs.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
The proprietor, being angry, rescued the accordion roughly; whereupon Anne pouted and cast appealing glances on her friends.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
However, Muriel in her salmon-coloured, accordion-pleated frock bowled Michael off his superior pedestal.Sinister Street, vol. 1|Compton Mackenzie
It seemed to have been pleated and shoved together like an accordion.Hunters Out of Space|Joseph Everidge Kelleam
Poor Mr. Nicholson had bought an accordion, which he amused himself in the long evenings with playing.Yorkshire Oddities, Incidents and Strange Events|S. Baring-Gould