Posts Tagged: seydel

A Classical Medley

I’ve been fascinated by classical harmonica music ever since I first heard Buddy Greene rock Carnegie Hall.  I was hooked immediately and set out to learn what he was playing.  Fast forward 5 or 6 years, and I’ve managed to

A Classical Medley

I’ve been fascinated by classical harmonica music ever since I first heard Buddy Greene rock Carnegie Hall.  I was hooked immediately and set out to learn what he was playing.  Fast forward 5 or 6 years, and I’ve managed to

Stairwell Jam

I love subterranean acoustics.  I love it when you find that perfect underground spot to play, cornered in just right and surrounded by concrete.  The other day, for instance, I was waiting for a friend in front of his condo

Stairwell Jam

I love subterranean acoustics.  I love it when you find that perfect underground spot to play, cornered in just right and surrounded by concrete.  The other day, for instance, I was waiting for a friend in front of his condo

Monkeying Around on a Seydel Low D

I picked up a Seydel 1847 Silver in Low D and can’t stop playing blues shuffles!  It’s such a gorgeous harp to play and the low D has such a beautiful, throaty growl to it.  It’s hard to make a

Monkeying Around on a Seydel Low D

I picked up a Seydel 1847 Silver in Low D and can’t stop playing blues shuffles!  It’s such a gorgeous harp to play and the low D has such a beautiful, throaty growl to it.  It’s hard to make a

Tim Horton’s Shuffle

One of the beautiful things about having a harmonica with you at all times is that lines become much more easier to deal with.  Take, for example, when you’re waiting in the drive through line to get a coffee.  No

Tim Horton’s Shuffle

One of the beautiful things about having a harmonica with you at all times is that lines become much more easier to deal with.  Take, for example, when you’re waiting in the drive through line to get a coffee.  No

My New Favorite Place to Buy Harps

Well, dear reader, consider this my second official endorsement (though I’m not getting anything for writing this, so I suppose it would be an unofficial endorsement… bah, point being, I endorse these guys!).  It has long been my curse that

My New Favorite Place to Buy Harps

Well, dear reader, consider this my second official endorsement (though I’m not getting anything for writing this, so I suppose it would be an unofficial endorsement… bah, point being, I endorse these guys!).  It has long been my curse that

Jam on Warren’s Porch

This weekend I had the pleasure of attending a friend’s birthday party and at some point during the night found myself on the porch with a harmonica and a small audience. It’s always nice to play for people who really

Jam on Warren’s Porch

This weekend I had the pleasure of attending a friend’s birthday party and at some point during the night found myself on the porch with a harmonica and a small audience. It’s always nice to play for people who really

I Want to Love Hohner Again

My first harmonica was a worn out old tremolo I found in my great grandfather’s old footlocker.  My second harp was a no-name harp someone gave me.  But the first harmonica I actually paid money for was a Hohner Special

I Want to Love Hohner Again

My first harmonica was a worn out old tremolo I found in my great grandfather’s old footlocker.  My second harp was a no-name harp someone gave me.  But the first harmonica I actually paid money for was a Hohner Special