DJ Betto Arcos Spices Up The Accordion The Global Village host is back with a stack of music that tests the sonic limits of the squeezebox.

DJ Betto Arcos Spices Up The Accordion

DJ Betto Arcos Spices Up The Accordion

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Marco Ambrosini and Jean-Louis Matinier, who respectively hail from Italy and France, are among Betto Arcos' favorite musicians currently testing the sonic limits of the accordion. Daniel Vass/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Marco Ambrosini and Jean-Louis Matinier, who respectively hail from Italy and France, are among Betto Arcos' favorite musicians currently testing the sonic limits of the accordion.

Daniel Vass/Courtesy of the artist

Betto Arcos, host of Global Village on KPFK in Los Angeles and globetrotting DJ, is a frequent guest on the weekends on All Things Considered, where he discusses the music he's found on his journeys. On this episode, Arcos shares music that utilizes the accordion, with eye towards coaxing new and unexpected sounds out of the instrument. Hear the conversation at the audio link, and check out the music below.

DJ Betto Arcos Spices Up The Accordion

Jean-Louis Matinier and Marco Ambrosini

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"Tasteggiata"

From 'Inventio'

Tasteggiata

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Kepa Junquera

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"Sorginak Infernuko Hauspotik Irtetzen"

From 'Una pequeña historia de la Trikitixa'

Sorginak Infernuko Hauspotik Irtetzen

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Chango Spasiuk

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"Tierra Colorada (En Vivo en el Teatro Cololn)"

From 'Tierra Colorada en el Teatro Colón: Chango Spasiuk en Concierto (En Vivo)'

Tierra Colorada (En Vivo en el Teatro Cololn)

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Buyepongo

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"Maestros"

From 'Maestros'

Learn more about this release on Buyepongo's bandcamp page.

Maestros

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