The Harp Wah:
Harmonica Cup Mute Invention
A Harmonica Mute? Yup.
Now you can get those classic “cup” sounds conveniently and more efficiently.
Great harps. Check out the “Steel Reed” models. Many customization options and replacement parts available.
Check out Jeff Wilson at WilsonMusic.com for good pricing and customization on these.
Favourite Harmonica Dealer in Ontario Canada
Roly services his Harps through Jeff Wilson at Wilson Music in Newmarket, Ontario. Great prices and service on Hohner harmonicas, Seydel harmonicas
Mako Funasaka (Talkin’ Blues Media Inc.)
Mako Funasaka is, and has been a huge supporter of Blues and Roots music. His dedication to documenting this genre, through interviews and performance videos helps shine a light on talent across North America and contributes in a very real way, to the preservation of this music. As in the U.S., he is well respected by the Blues community here in Canada and deserves a large pat on the back for his generosity and hard work.
Mako was named 2011 “Keeping The Blues Alive Award” Recipient in the category of Film, Television and Video.
Free Site & Members Area – Over 45 Hours of Lesson Video – Jam to the Blues –12-Live-Online-Classes-a-Month – Complete Beginners Section – 600 webpages of Info andInstruction – Everything you need in one place.
A great source for all things harmonica!
What They Say…
“I’ve only recently discovered Roly and his fantastic playing. I needed a harp session in a hurry here in the UK, and although half a world away, Roly did the most amazing e-session for me in superquick time, recorded a superb performance, and I now have his number on speed-dial ! I can’t recommend him highly enough.”
“Roly is one of Canada’s best harmonica players! Any style!”
“I have worked with Roly Platt for over 30 years in many different musical situations. He is a first class musician and a first class human being. He’s worked for me on a wide variety of recordings (records, jingles, tv shows) and is always an inspiration and a positive influence on whatever project he’s involved with. He is, simply put, one of the best musicians I have ever worked with. He’s blessed with amazing technical skills but he also has great taste, feel and musical instincts that can… Read more
“The most versatile harp player I’ve ever worked with. Blues, Jazz. Country, he does it all”
“Roly is my first go to guy on harmonica. While being great at blues, he is also capable of much more. Melodies, accompaniments etc. I highly recommend him.”
“I’ve only recently discovered Roly and his fantastic playing. I needed a harp session in a hurry here in the UK, and although half a world away, Roly did the most amazing e-session for me in superquick time, recorded a superb performance, and I now have his number on speed-dial ! He was extremely easy to communicate with, and very easy to work with regarding arrangement directions. I can’t recommend him highly enough and I know we’ll work together again soon.”
“When it comes to harmonica I don’t use anybody else, period!”
“Roly, your harmonica playing, it is outstanding! Simply amazing. You are a wonderful musician. Thank you for your beautiful contribution to our film.”