Beltuna Alpstar IV 96 M Ebony Special Accordion
It is a pleasure to present
this beautiful Beltuna accordion.
This is the most recent "Alpstar IV 96 M Dual Face Special Ebony" model with 38
keys and 96 bass buttons. The accordion features hand-made
Artigiana Voci reeds, very elegant tone modulator, and flawless
The Tone Modulator
design is very cool and elegant.
Here is a summary of the
- Made in
Hand Made Reeds
- 4 sets of treble reeds - LM1M2M3
- Tuned to 440 Hz
- "Dual Face" musette tuning with M2 / M3
reeds tuned - 16 / +8 cents - allows for 3 different types of musette on the same accordion
keyboard length with smooth pearl key tops - excellent
design - a delight to play
- 10 treble switches - Bassoon (L), Bandoneon (LM1),
Accordion 1 (LM1M2),
Accordion 2 (LM1M3),
Master (LMMM), Musette (MMM), Musette 2 (M2M3), Violin 1 (M1M2),
Violin 2 (M1M3),
and Clarinet (M1). The M1M3
gives you a mild swing type tremolo (Accordion 2 and Violin 2). The switches highlighted in blue correspond to Italian musette sounds. The switches highlighted in red produce a rich German/French musette (fast tremolo).
This accordion has
been designed and built for the performing entertainer. Its light
weight and ergonomic design will be appreciated by musicians who like
to stroll or play long gigs. You will be instantly addicted to its
visual appeal, smooth mechanics, and live and rich tone.
- Palm Master switch (LMMM)
Modulator operated by two wooden knobs on the grill -
doubles the treble sounds. Close the tone
modulator for a warm tone chamber type sound. Open it for a happy
- 4 sets of bass reeds with low-A bass reeds setup
- 96 black pearl bass buttons, each one is surrounded by
smooth and silent action
registers including an acoustic mute (could be used if MIDI is
installed or to be modified as a custom switch if pressed after the
- Custom made deep-fold bellows with the signature Beltuna
bellows tape pattern. There is plenty of volume to play all your music
with the same bellows phrasing as on a full
size 120-bass accordion
- Bellows protector
- Well balanced light weight accordion - 22 lb
- Excellent straps and gig-bag
two years warranty serviced at the Accordion Gallery in Landing, NJ. Local US support is
extremely important. Overseas shipping is expensive and risky and turn
around times are long. Call 973-770-6877 with any
questions or for a phone demo.
The mechanism is efficient without
adding any significant weight to the instrument.
Tone Modulator closed (photograph above) and open (photograph below).
Let's look inside the treble side of the accordion...
The hand-made Artigiana
Voci reeds are beautifully voiced and tuned.
The photos below show the bass side interior.