Tin sandwich, Mississippi saxophone, mouth organ …any name you choose…
After 25 years of playing harmonica there’s still so much I want to learn and this video is a total eye opener. Sit down, relax, and enjoy the incredible history of the harmonica.
2:10 – 3:00: Interesting piece on how harmonicas are made.
7:32 – 8:07: Rapid-fire harp!
13:25 – 14:46: All aboard! the all-important train rhythms.
36:24 – 38:22: Hootin’ with Sonny Terry.
Are you ready to hop on the harmonica train? Chug on over to my Happy Harpin’ lessons now and get ready to have a lot of fun getting really good at harmonica.
Just for fun, I’d like to see how many different names we can come up with for the harmonica.
Leave them in the comments below.
(Article by Contributing Writers: JP Allen & Joe Feeney)