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Accordionist Mike Danner

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

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OBT's Prima Ballerinas; Accordionist Mike Danner (803)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #803
Original Broadcast: October 5, 2006