Moreschi 472 C 72 bass chromatic button accordion

£1,800.00 inc. VAT

The Moreschi 472 C is a small, compact and lightweight chromatic button accordion. With 72 bass in the left hand it makes a highly qualified starter instrument. For a more detailed technical specification, please see below.


Moreschi 472 C


72 bass chromatic button accordion


This Moreschi 472 C chromatic button accordion is small, compact and lightweight. It is about 14cm shorter than an average 120 bass accordion and still packs 40 notes into its right hand keyboard (only one less than a 120 bass piano accordion!). The 72 bass left hand keyboard allows music to be played in a wide range of keys. This makes it an excellent choice if you are looking to buy your first chromatic button accordion.


The Moreschi 472 is assembled in Castelfidardo, Italy with Italian made reeds. It is a step up in quality from a similar Chinese accordion and a step down in price from an traditional Italian or even German button accordion. Its compact size makes it suitable for adults or children and it’s light weight makes it easy to carry from one place to the next. Comes complete with a set of black shoulder straps and a black rucksack style carrying case. This button accordion is available to order in other colours. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.


What's the left hand side got?

The Moreschi 472C is a standard bass accordion with 72 buttons on the left hand “stradella” keyboard. There are 6 rows of buttons with 2 rows of bass notes (Fundamental and Counterbass rows) and 4 rows of preset chords (Major, minor, seventh and diminished chords). This accordion has 4 voices in the left hand side with no register switches.

What's the right hand side got?

The Moreschi 472 C is a 4 row chromatic button accordion  and has 52 button keys spread over the 4 rows it uses the B system (Russian bayan) layout and there are 40 seperate notes available. The accordion has 2 voices on the right hand side giving a choice of 3 registers which can be selected using the 3 register switches.

How big is this accordion?

This 72 bass accordion weighs in at only 6.75kg. It has height of 35cm,  a length of 36cm and a width of 18cm.

Free the Reed accordion dimensions diagram

Accordion dimensions diagram

These measurements are taken with the accordion in an upright “playing position” as in the diagram.