diatonic button accordion (Accordion with buttons arranged diatonically)

~ Wind instrument

Description

For the organ also known as Melodeon, see reed organ.
For the mouth blown keyed MELODION, see melodica.
Also known as Melodeon, it has 1 to 2 rows of buttons that each produce two tones (bisonoric).

Relationships

used in:funaná
used in (as Cajun accordion):cajun
zydeco
subtypes:garmon (Russian diatonic folk accordion)
Schwyzerörgeli
trikiti (Basque button accordion)
type of:button accordion
derived from:flutina
picture:https://staticbrainz.org/irombook/melodeon/melodeon.png [info]
Wikidata:Q379269 [info]
other databases:https://saisaibatake.ame-zaiku.com/musical_instrument/gakki_jiten_melodeon.html [info]