I have some more examples of Famous Harmonica Players that I’m going to be talking about here. I’m sure everyone has heard of the famous harmonica player Bob Dylan born Robert Allen Zimmerman May 24, 1941 is an American singer-songwriter, his recording career spans 50 years. His songwriting and performing cover a lot of different kinds of music example Folk, blues, Country, Gospel, Rock and Roll, Rockabilly, Irish Folk Music to Jazz. He has sold over 100 million records which made him one of the best selling artist of all time. He has received numerous awards including Grammy, Golden Globe and Academy Awards he has been inducted into the (Rock & Roll Hall of Fame) and he’s still performing at (age 73).
As you can see in the picture above (Bob Dylan) is playing a guitar so his harmonica is in a harmonica holder around his neck so his hands are free to play the guitar. their are other harmonica players such as (Neil Young) who also plays with the harmonica holder around his neck so his hands are free to play the guitar this harmonica holder is used in folk music a lot.
Here’s a video of Bob Dylan playing the guitar and using the harmonica holder around his neck playing Mr. Tambourine Man in 1964′(Live at the Newport Folk Festival)
Have you ever heard of Bob Dylan?