Morse & Co. Céilí Anglo Concertina

£2,599.00

Out of stock

Description

Morse & Co. Céilí Anglo Concertina-The Céilí is a 30-key anglo concertina, available with a Jeffries or Wheatstone/Lachenal fingering layout, in a variety of keys. Finish choices include a rich natural ‘rosewood’ stain or satin black. Like all Morse concertinas, theMorse & Co. Céilí Anglo Concertina is crafted to offer the best features of high-end vintage concertinas and comes with a fitted hardshell case and a 5-year warranty against defective parts and workmanship. Instruments are made to order. R Morse, has been making high-quality, reliable concertinas under the R. Morse & Co. brand since 1999. Our concertinas are nimble instruments with a full, bright tone, satisfying to play and appealing to the eye as well. These instruments are meticulously designed and built in western Massachusetts.

Buttons: 30 (option of left-hand thumb drone for additional charge). Made of black Delrin®, 1/4″ across with slightly domed tops, offering comfort over many hours of playing. Natural felt bushings contribute to a smooth and quiet action. Raised air button.
Dimensions: 6.25″ across the flats, approx. 5.75″ end to end when compressed. Weighs 2 lbs. 4 oz. (1.0 kg)
Tuning: Available in C/G, G/D, D/A, Bb/F.
A = 440 Hz.
Layout: Jeffries or Wheatstone/Lachenal are standard. Custom layouts upon request.
Case: Custom-made fitted hardshell case included.
Inside view of the action and reedpan
Action: We use a traditional riveted action and stainless steel springs for a quick and even response.
Reedpan: The reedpan and action board are integrated, making our instruments unusually light and offering a full and bright sound.
Reeds: We use high-grade Italian-made accordion reeds, providing a response and dynamic range equal to or surpassing that of many vintage concertinas. Our standard reeds strike a good balance of response and tone. Hand-finished (tipo a mano) reeds are also available for an additional charge (C/G and G/D only).
Bellows: Our standard bellows have six folds and a traditional construction of acid-free card stock, goat and cow leathers, and linen, providing strength, flexibility, and durability. A seven-fold bellows is available for an additional charge.
Endframes: The graceful fretwork is made of a strong cherry laminate with a rich natural ‘rosewood’ stain or a satin black finish.
Fittings: Our concertinas are fitted with our own brass endbolts and thumbscrews.

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