Accordionist Mike Danner
View Related Episode: Accordionist Mike Danner, OBT's Prima Ballerinas
He took up the accordion because he wanted an instrument that was easy to pack around from gig to gig. But Mike Danner discovered a real love for the accordion and has found ways to coax a surprisingly modern sound out of it with his songwriting. He also plays with the band Trashcan Joe.
First Broadcast: 2006
Producer: Lisa Fenderson
Appeared in episode: Accordionist Mike Danner, OBT's Prima Ballerinas
- Mike Danner and Trashcan Joe
- When: Wednesdays
- Where: Moon & Sixpence, 2014 NE 42nd, Portland
- AccordionCrimes.com — More information on Mike, where he's playing, or holding accordion classes.