Parrot makes some very good accordions with advanced features and performance qualities, comparable to more expensive accordion brands. We offer selected models from the Parrot accordion line, to fill the needs of accorionists and students who want full features but have limited budgets. Parrot accordions are not considered expensive for the features and playing performance they offer, which a high value for a relatively small investment.
They are manufactured in Tianjin, China, in a modern state of the art production facility, with ISO 9001 and ISO 9002 certification. We acquire them through a sole source distributor in the USA. China claims the accordion originated there, and Parrot has been a proud innovator and manufacture for decades. In 1979, a Parrot accordion model 120BS, a four row accordion, won a silver medal for its achievements in design and quality. In 1983, Parrot’s new structure echo accordion won the National Science and Technology “Golden Dragon” Progress Award, and a similar award for production control in 1984. Through the years, Parrot has continued to advance the design of the modern accordion, as well as critical quality control and production control methods.