Accordion cases are bags used for holding button and piano accordions for travel and storage. They can be made of plywood or soft materials such as nylon and fabric. They are used by amateur and professional accordion players.
Types of Accordion Cases
Kinds of Accordion Cases include the following:
Soft accordion cases
Soft accordion cases are made of durable cordura fabric.
They have interiors padded in dense foam for maximum protection and shock-absorption.
Their smaller versions are ideal for compact diatonic accordions.
Multi-row soft accordion cases
Multi-row soft accordion cases have interiors and front and bottom parts padded in thick EVA foam for maximum protection and shock absorption.
They are ideal for two- and three-row accordions.
They can have optional backpack straps for easier carrying.
Hard accordion cases
Hard accordion cases are usually made of solid plywood.
They have leatherette-covered exteriors.
They have interiors lined in plush fabric to keep accordions smooth and free of scratches.
They are usually made with locking latches, plush blankets, and limiting hinges.
Choosing Accordion Cases (Buying tips)
Shoulder straps: Choose an accordion case with a shoulder strap that allows you to sling it over your body for easy carrying. Look for one with a padded shoulder strap for maximum comfort. Plush linings: To prevent your accordion from getting scratched and damaged, choose an accordion case with plush linings. Locking latches: When choosing a hard accordion case, look for one with a locking latch that allows you to secure your instrument safely.