[Dixielandjazz] Harmonica

Stephen G Barbone barbonestreet at earthlink.net
Mon Oct 11 09:47:47 PDT 2010

>  andy.ling at quantel.com wrote:
> Steve Barbone wrote on 11/10/2010 00:43:14:
>> Even if you are a harmonica player, the answer is Practice man,
>> practice.
> ....
>> If you dig harmonica, you'll find lots more on You Tube
> Like the master himself.... Toots Thielemans. Maybe not
> quite OKOM, but I'm sure many here will enjoy him.

Me too, Andy. Thielemans is a master.

One of my all time favorites, however, is the harmonica in "Once upon  
a Time in the West" that prefaces the Charles Bronson gunfights.  
Simple, but hauntingly beautiful harmonica and orchestra.

Music by Ennio Morricone. And IMO, the score for that movie is superb.


And IMO, the score for that movie is superb.Hear it at:


Maybe not strictly OKOM, but it should be. <grin>


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