The ultimate musette accordion… Referred to by many as the Stradivarius of the accordion. Each AM-1100 is uniquely individually handcrafted from the highest quality materials and four generations of craftsman. Pioneering perfection; a mahogany wood body, hand cut solid walnut keys and lucite key tops. Precision chromed bass mechanics for everlasting smooth silent action, reed blocks skillfully shaped from solid-aged Mahogany, a spruce core and three-piece walnut base. Newly designed Voci Armoniche BLUESTAR reeds with supple, hand-cut calfskin reed leathers. Tone chamber milled from a solid piece of aged mahogany. Interior wood varnished to a high gloss mirror finish. Bellows with Stainless steel corners. Finely finished solid walnut bellow frames and genuine leather gaskets. For those with a musical passion, you will simply feel the quality. The AM-1100 is second to none in sound, endurance, and quality that will last a lifetime. Register configurations include Italian, French, German, Polka, Cajun, Zydeco and Blues. With an optional, unique custom chrome grille and optional rhinestone engraving, the 1100 Musette offers a one-of-a-kind style with quality that is second to none. Simply the finest accordion being produced today.
5-ply Mahogany Box construction. Double Tone Chamber (LM) handmade from one-piece solid aged mahogany. petosa 100% handmade Walnut keyboard/guides with Lucite key tops. Special dense felt and leather valve pads. Mahogany reed blocks featuring cedar chambers and newly designed air cavity optimization. Hand cut genuine calfskin reed valve leather. Exclusive petosa designed mahogany bass board and cover plate. All chromed silent petosa bass mechanics.
41 Keys: 19 1/2" Keyboard (49.5cm)
120 Bass Buttons: Low A
4 Treble / 5 Bass : Voci Armoniche BLUESTAR / all leather valves / LMMM -5/+15 Musette A440Hz
II Cassotto, one-piece solid mahogany
11+Master Treble / 10 Bass
27 lbs (12.2 kg)
10 Year Warranty / Lifetime Reed Guarantee / Lifetime Maintenance Included
" I can't even stand to hear other accordions after playing on this petosa AM-1100. The musette is the best I have heard anywhere."
Bruce 'Sunpie' Barnes
New Orleans, LA
"The petosa AM-1100 has accompanied me on tour in over 25 countries and nearly half a century. I have never played a more responsive, better built accordion in my 70-year career."
"The AM-1100 is simply the best accordion I've ever played"
Lake Balboa, CA