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The 6 Best Accordions for Children – Guidebook

Your own children quickly have the desire to learn an instrument. But which one is the right one for your sweetheart and the right one for his or her age? It’s not easy for parents to keep track of all the different instruments. We help you with that.

Inexpensive toy accordions can be used by children as young as about 3 years old. These are specially adapted to the needs of small children and give them a lot of pleasure. In addition, they allow a playful introduction to making music with the accordion.

Proper children’s accordions are suitable for children from the age of about 6 years. At this age, their ability to concentrate and motor skills are developed enough for them to start learning this instrument seriously.

To help you as a parent to know what to look for when buying a children’s accordion, we have compiled a checklist for you. You can use it as a guide and we have compiled some product recommendations for you based on it.

Checklist for Children Accordions

Safety
  • Of course, the safety of your child comes first. Therefore, make sure that the instrument is cleanly made. Your child should not be able to injure himself on sharp corners.
  • Also, make sure that high-quality material was used for the manufacture of the children’s accordion.
Size and Weight
  • Every child is different and you know best what is good for your child. Be sure to keep your child’s size in mind when buying a children’s accordion. After all, he or she should be able to carry the instrument
  • The same applies to the size. Make sure your child can carry the accordion well and doesn’t overdo it.
  • A strap can make carrying the accordion easier.

We have taken a close look at this topic and have compiled a list of children’s accordions for you that meet all the essential criteria.

Tip: You can find many other great Children’s Instruments in our guide to musical instruments for children.

The Children Accordions Bestsellers

We have compiled the most popular children’s accordions for you in this list of bestsellers.

Current Offers for Children Accordions

Here you can always find the best deals for children accordions that are currently available:

SaleBestseller Nr. 1
Tosnail Kids Accordion Toy 10 Keys Buttons Control Mini Musical Instruments for Children, Kids, Toddlers, Early Childhood Development
Tosnail Kids Accordion Toy 10 Keys Buttons Control Mini Musical Instruments for Children, Kids, Toddlers, Early Childhood Development
Great gift for kids, toddlers, children. Can be used at home, classroom, school.
$29.99 −23%
SaleBestseller Nr. 3
Schylling Kids Accordion
Schylling Kids Accordion
For ages 7 and up; Easy to learn instruction and songbook included; Sounds and feels like the real thing
$34.00 −12%

FAQ About Accordions for Children

What is an accordion for children?

An accordion for children is an accordion that is adapted to the size of a child. It is smaller and lighter than a regular accordion.

How does an accordion work?

An accordion works with air. Through a bellows, this is pushed through so-called reed plates, which then produce tones. Basses are played on the left and melodies on the right.

Is it difficult to learn to play the accordion?

The question cannot be answered in a general way. Basically, it is quickly possible for children to produce tones with the accordion and play their first melodies.

Charlotte is passionate about writing for the Elternkompass. In her free time, her son Emil likes to keep her on her toes and together they spend a lot of time outdoors, walking around their home city of Leipzig. In her product recommendations, Charlotte shares her experiences with you.