News Site news

Fascinating Accordion Books now on sale!

Accordion Anthology front cover for advert

We are delighted to announce that the entire collection of accordion books from author Rob Howard are available to buy online through Accordion Central!

The fascinating collection of books includes the latest “Accordion Anthology“, which is already set to be a huge success for the Author.

Since 1983 Rob Howard has contributed articles and reviews to accordion magazines, and in 2003 wrote his first book, ‘An A to Z of the Accordion’. The success of this led to three sequels and numerous other publications followed.

Visit our shop now to browse the collection online.  If you would like any more information before making your purchase, please do call us on 0330 043 1674 (charged at your standard local rate) or contact us via email.

About the author

robRob Howard began playing the accordion in 1968, and was at first self-taught, then in the 1970s had lessons at the Manchester School of Music with Kevin Munster and Ken Farran. Rob has also had piano, guitar, bodhran and harmonica lessons, though the accordion is his favourite instrument and passion.

A teacher of English in secondary schools, his day job led to forming the St Pius RC High School Accordion Band in 1977 (which grew to a membership of 27 players plus a drummer) and also playing in the school orchestra for shows such as Oliver, Joseph, West Side Story, etc, and performing solo in many school concerts. All this experience proved invaluable when Rob became the Concert Secretary of the Stockport Accordion Club in 1990, presenting artists of national and international renown up to the present time.


Help Us, Help You!

Accordion Central is a not for profit venture aimed at helping the accordion world. Help us continue making a difference in the Accordion World by making a donation. Click on the Donate button below and all payments will go to help the running of Accordion Central.

Help Us, Help You!

If you have news or information about the accordion world that is not on AccordionCentral then we need to know. Help us stay up to date, email or call now!