Harmonica Almanac – September 9

Blues singer, piano and harmonica player Katie Webster was born on this day in 1939. Webster began playing professionally around 1957 and played with Lazy Lester, Slim Harpo, Otis Redding and many other Blues greats as well as recording several albums of her own.

R&B singer, guitar and harmonica player Duffy Power had bands that included Jack Bruce and John McLaughlin in addition to playing harmonica with Bert Jansch and Alexis Korner. Power was born on this day in 1941.

Vaudeville harmonica player Saul Weber died on this day in 2014. Weber player in Carl Freed’s Harmonica Lads from 1935 until the outbreak of World War Two.
That’s it for today. Have fun and practice!

Pete Krampert

Pete Krampert

I am the author of "The Encyclopedia of the Harmonica", which is still available on the internet in limited edition.

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