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un petite histoire de musette: origins

un petite histoire de musette: origins

Origins of Musette PARIS, 1880. Immigrants from a rural region of France called Auvergne settled in the Bastille district of Paris . These Auvergnats partied to music played on the bagpipe. The French industrial revolution of the 1880’s brought Italian immigrants, and their accordions, to these same Parisian working class neighborhoods. [1][2][3] The two cultures clashed […]