Cape Breton Piano: The Instrument Gallery
Here's some photos of some fine old instruments in Cape Breton...
A Bell Piano from Guelph Ontario, now at the Red Shoe in Mabou.
A Mason & Risch Piano, now at the Céilidh Trail School in Inverness.
A piano in a private home in Inverness.
A Chicago Cottage reed organ at the Miner's Museum in Inverness.
To Home of Piano in Traditional Cape Breton Music
To Cape Breton Piano: Some Players Past and Present
Disclaimer: I am not an expert in the history, theory, or playing of Cape Breton Style piano accompiament. I am an eager student. If you find errors, lies, damn lies, ommissions etc etc etc within these pages, please do call it to my attention!
Le gach beannachd,
Roger Lane Reid