Famed accordionist Dick Contino headlined the Las Vegas strip for about 50 years. The Fresno native died Wednesday at the age of 87.
Famed accordionist Dick Contino headlined the Las Vegas strip for about 50 years. The Fresno native died Wednesday at the age of 87. HANDOUT PHOTO
Famed accordionist Dick Contino headlined the Las Vegas strip for about 50 years. The Fresno native died Wednesday at the age of 87. HANDOUT PHOTO

Famed accordionist, Fresno native, Dick Contino has died

April 21, 2017 1:30 PM

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