Daily Almanac - January 20

Composer Alexander Tcherepnin was born on this day in 1899.  Tcherepnin
wrote "Concerto For Harmonica And Orchestra" in 1953 for Classical harmonica
player John Sebastian, Sr.
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Blues piano and harmonica player Whistlin' Alex Moore died on this day in
1989.  Moore began playing the harmonica at the age of sixteen and took up
the piano a year later.  He began making records in 1929 and continued his
career, on and of, through into the 1970's.
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That's all I have for today.  Have fun and practice.

Peter Krampert, author
The Encyclopedia of the Harmonica

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