Herbert Greene

Born 1907

Herbert Jabez Green (1907–1980) was a talented English professional musician and virtuoso of the 81 key Wheatstone Duet Concertina and accomplished player of many different concertinas, the accordion and the piano. He had an excellent technique and ability to exploit the full capabilities of his instrument, particularly the double keyboards with his use of counterpoint, rich harmonies, tricky embellishments and improvisation.… Read More

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1907 Birth Herbert Greene came from humble beginnings, born in Edmonton, North London in 1907. … Read More


1930 23 Years Old He grew up in hard times and experienced family difficulties, eventually marrying Bertha Maude Skelton in 1930 whom he also taught to play the concertina, so that she could become his musical partner under the stage name of Marion Vane in a popular and successful double act. … Read More


1962 55 Years Old Mrs Green died in 1962. … Read More


1980 73 Years Old Died in 1980.
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