Danny Pena aka Accordionist69!

Session Accordionist

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I will record a real accordion for your projects with the utmost quality and love :-)

I've been playing accordion for about 9 years, I know how to read music and have professionally recorded projects ranging from the genres of Jazz, Folk, Acoustic, Pop, Classical, Norteño, Mariachi, Balkan, and many others. Feel free to ask any questions. You can also look for me on Fiverr: @redmanrap. :-)

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

8 Reviews - 1 Repeat Client

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  1. Review by Joel N.
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    Third time I've worked with Danny. The whole package as a musician, technically wise, emotionally prudent, knows how to interpret as no one else. Five stars!

  2. Review by Henrik M.
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    Danny is skilled and professional. Good communication and good work. My best recommendations. Henrik Amdi Madsen, Denmark

  3. Review by Jorge L.
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    Excellent work. Quick turnaround.

  4. Review by Pavlos V.
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    I am very pleased with Danny and his accordion work , and I shall invite him again !

  5. Review by Daniel Solis - DS Productions
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    Been a great provider, fast and precise!! Great to work with in any project!

  6. Review by Eugene
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    Perfect execution and very fast also

  7. Review by Daniel Solis - DS Productions
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    Danny is precise and provides clean and very tasteful accordion!!! I will definitely be using him in the future!!

  8. Review by Wil Van Winkle
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    Provided multiple takes to chose from, quick turn around, & great quality. Will use again!

Interview with Danny Pena aka Accordionist69!

  1. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  2. A: I get to stay home

  3. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  4. A: Playing accordion

  5. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  6. A: Lately, a lot of bosa nova, but anywhere from norteño to slow waltz

  7. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  8. A: Don't overcompress

  9. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  10. A: Any artist that's willing to pay me a million bucks haha

  11. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  12. A: I can't play with both hands... I can...

  13. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  14. A: I'll keep recording until you're happy.

  15. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  16. A: Both, who cares what you use? Analog or digital are just tools, the line of 'quality' between them is getting more blurry each year.

  17. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  18. A: I don't know any1 on here

  19. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  20. A: Recording accordion for a videogame composer, can't say which game because I signed an NDA

  21. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  22. A: I've recorded a lot of music, right now I can't remember one I'm most proud of

  23. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  24. A: Record accordion for a base track

  25. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  26. A: Clasical musicians inspire me to learn more but popular musicians inspire me to enjoy more :-)

  27. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  28. A: Some owens corning on the home studio, stereo condensers... B&W802 speakers, computer with ProTools, Ableton, and Samplitude.

  29. Q: What's your typical work process?

  30. A: Listen to the client, listen to the track (if there's one), and go from there.

  31. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  32. A: Some squeezeebox flavor

  33. Q: How would you describe your style?

  34. A: Adaptable

  35. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  36. A: I've been playing accordion for a while now.. like almost 10 years, i don't remember really... I studied music technology.... and I record accordion for a LOT of people.

  37. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  38. A: chromatic accordion, diatonic accordion, guitar, bajoquinto, and piano accordion for the lols

  39. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  40. A: Be open, great communication is the key to a beautiful project.

  41. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  42. A: BPM, Samplerate, Bit rate, accordion register, references... the usual.

  43. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  44. A: How much do you charge? Depends on who's asking... hahahah

Terms Of Service

I usually allow as many revisions as a client needs to be happy with his project, and turn-around times really depend on how busy I am with current projects. :-)

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