Accordions tell musical stories

Accordion collector Paul Ramunni shared musical talent and selected historic accordions from his museum collection in a program for residents of Geer in North Canaan on Saturday, Feb. 9. Photo by Leila Hawken

NORTH CANAAN — Toes were tapping in recognition as accordion collector Paul Ramunni visited Geer Village on Saturday, Feb. 9, to share his talent for squeezing several familiar tunes out of his special-edition Verde accordion while regaling his audience with facts and stories about the development of the instrument as well as the roles the accordion played in history.

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