Leonard started the topic Fool on the hIll bass harmnonicas and ramblings in the forum General melodica discussion 15 hours, 3 minutes ago
I just watched a cover band, the analogues, and they reproduced Fool on The Hill by the Beatles.
They are dedicated to using instruments of the time period for an accurate sound.
If you happen to search Fool on the HIll covers you can find them, But the point is the bass harmonicas they use, a Honner and a Suzuki bass, both are huge and it…Read more
Jason replied to the topic Antique German Melodica? in the forum General melodica discussion 2 days, 3 hours ago
Wow, thanks guys!
Hohnerette – why didn’t I think of that?! Man, put that word in google and find some VERY interesting instruments! Very cool.
Does anyone here know anything about the history of these? I’m especially wondering why there are no two I can find that are alike, besides the obvious likelihood that they have fallen apart or…Read more
Mathias Muente replied to the topic Antique German Melodica? in the forum General melodica discussion 3 days, 7 hours ago
It‘s a Blow Accordion.
Daren replied to the topic Antique German Melodica? in the forum General melodica discussion 3 days, 20 hours ago
There’s one of these in the online International Melodica Museum, listed as “Old key melodica, circa unknown”.
I’m not allowed to post the photo here, but you can get membership to have a look. @melodica-me probably has a few words to say about it! Perhaps where it was acquired, or any clues…
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