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USConcertina.com has assembled a list of Concertina People; individuals who have made a contribution to the chemnitzer concertina through their efforts as bandleaders, composers, innovators, manufacturers, musicians, promoters, retailers, teachers and technicians. Each person is listed by name with basic information about them as well as their contribution to the concertina.

You can browse the list of Concertina People by selecting one of the individual letters from the menu above. Each page includes a list of last names that begin with only that letter. The Search feature may be helpful for finding specific people.

Yagelski, Ken (1963 – )

Ken Yagelski, Rick Yagelski, Stanley Yagelski and Joe Gurski; 1976 Ken Yagelski (Photo by Al Block); 2004 Ken Yagelski; 2004 Ken Yagelski; 2007

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Yagelski, Rick (1954 – )

  • Fort Myers, Florida
  • Musician
  • Bands: St. Joe Concertina Club

Dick Kamont, Clarence Tylisz, Stanley Yagelski, Rick Yagelski, Unknown; 1975 Dick Kamont, Clarence Tylisz, Stanley Yagelski, Rick Yagelski; 1975 Ken Yagelski, Rick Yagelski, Stanley Yagelski and Joe Gurski; 1977

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Yagelski, Stanley (1930 – )

  • Chesterton, Indiana
  • Musician, Promoter (St. Joe Concertina Club), Teacher
  • Bands: George Gallas Band, St. Joe Concertina Club
  • Honors: World Concertina Congress Hall of Fame (2003)

George Gallas, Stanley Yagelski, Eugene Gallas; 1948 George Gallas, Stanley Yagelski, Eugene Gallas; 1948 Stanley Yagelski; 1977 Stanley Yagelski; 2003

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Yanke, Herman W.

  • Manistee, Michigan
  • Composer, Musician, Technician
  • Honors: World Concertina Congress Hall of Fame (1996)

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