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Masters of French-Canadian Music, Vol. 2

Masters of French-Canadian Music, Vol. 2

Self-taught musician Alfred Montmarquette began learning the accordion at the age of twelve. In adulthood, he recorded for Columbia and other companies, performed for variety shows at the Monument National in Montréal, and reportedly stopped traffic with his playing at city market days! His lively, agile style endures on the 78rpm recordings presented here.

Track Listing

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101
Marche des Collegiens (Collegian's March) Alfred Montmarquette 2:34
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102
Valse de Pyrenees - Pyrenees Waltz Alfred Montmarquette 2:25
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103
Clog de William Durette - William Durette's Clog Alfred Montmarquette 2:38
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104
Marche St-Jean Alfred Montmarquette 2:52
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105
Marche Montmarquette - Montmarquette's March Alfred Montmarquette 3:04
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106
Valse du Peril - Peril Waltz Alfred Montmarquette 3:22
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107
Polka Chinoise - Chinese Polka Alfred Montmarquette 2:51
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201
Reel de Chicoutimi - Chicoutimi Reel) Alfred Montmarquette 2:29
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202
Virginia Valse Alfred Montmarquette 2:49
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203
Alexandrine - Marche Alfred Montmarquette 2:40
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204
Reel de Valleyfield - Valleyfield Reel Alfred Montmarquette 2:47
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205
Valse des Nations Alfred Montmarquette 2:53
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206
Rose Alma Polka Alfred Montmarquette 2:28
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207
La Guenille Alfred Montmarquette 2:30
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