The amazing band Rimel stopped by the Sam Ash Studio to share a few songs and give us their endorsements of the H. Jimenez LBQ1EGT Bajo Quinto, the Hohner Anacleto Accordion, and the Mapex Saturn V MH Exotic Kit.

H. Jimenez LBQ1EGT Bajo Quinto

Letty’s quick overview gives you all of the highlights that make this bajo quinto a fantastic instrument. It has a powerful warm sound, it’s easy to make adjustments with the truss rod, and it’s backed by the quality craftsmanship of H. Jimenez.

Key Features

  • Adjustable truss rod
  • Solid spruce top
  • Gold metal flake finish
  • Cream single ply binding
  • Clear pickguard
  • Active Fishman Rare Earth Pickup
  • Mahogany back and sides
  • Comfortable low profile neck
  • 18-fret rosewood fingerboard
  • Truss rod
  • H. Jimenez signature “Thunderwing” rosewood saddle bridge.
  • Gig bag included

Hohner Anacleto Accordion

Shely Rimel gives us a quick look at what she likes in her Hohner Anacleto accordion. It has a vibrant, big, sweet sound, it offers 5 switches for various sounds, comes in a variety of colors, and the reeds are hand-made in Italy.

Key Features

  • Professional Quality
  • Great Design
  • Superior Action
  • 5 Switches
  • Adjustable Bass Strap
  • 2 Straps Included
  • Case Included
  • Keys: EFG

Mapex Saturn V MH Exotic Kit

As you can see, Melen is a fan of her Mapex Saturn V MH Exotic Kit. She’s a fan mostly of its versatility. Play it in your house or the studio, it’ll still have awesome tone!




Key Features

  • 22×18, 10×07, 12×08, 16×14
  • Maple and Walnut Hybrid Shell
  • 7ply 7.5mm Bass Drum Shells; 7ply 6.15mm Tom and Snare Shells
  • SONIClear Tom Suspension, Floor Tom Feet, and Bearing Edge
  • 4 Awesome Finishes
  • Black/Chrome Hardware
  • Low Contact Bass Drum Claws
  • Memory Mark Bass Drum Spurs
  • 2.3mm Power Hoops

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Dave Stutts
Dave Stutts is a native of the greater Hampton Roads area of Virginia. He received his Bachelors of Music degree in Theory & Composition from the prestigious Christopher Newport University music school. He is a music composer living and working in New York City. He specializes in orchestral/symphonic work as well as pop and digital music. His scoring work has ranged from Chamber Ensemble pieces (String Quartets/Brass Quintets), larger ensembles compositions (Wind Ensemble/Symphony Orchestra/String Orchestra), as well as short film and video game work.He is also a songwriter and a regular gigging musician in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens. He refers to his style as Pop/Rock and Blues. His musical career began when he started playing guitar at age 5. He later progressed to Bass in middle school, Drums in High School, and finally Percussion and Piano in college. When asked, he has cited Michael Giacchino, Hans Zimmer, and John Williams as his major film and video game inspirations, and John Mayer as his primary pop inspiration.