Re: Hero harmonicas.
>You latched yourself onto a Tremelo harp. Hohner makes a whole slew of them.
>I bet you either Winslow Yerksa or George Milkas(sp) could give you all
>kinds of things to do with them. As for me, they didn't fit into the blues
>to well, so I've only tinkered with them.
I don't use tremolo harmonicas for much except where specifically
called for by studio engineers, or if called in the score. Their
"out-of-tune" sound is idiomatic of valse music, et.al. They are
limited to first position only and the diatonic modes a.k.a. church
Keep On Harpin'
George Miklas, Bass Harmonicist, Jerry Murad's Harmonicats
"Three Gs and an E flat....who would think that these four notes would
be the main theme of a major symphonic work?" Arthur G. Spiro, Ph.D.
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