SPAH Archives: Players & Groups

Harmonica Player and Group Photos

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The Adler Trio-Israel:
Photo 1 (l-r:Dror Adler, Danny Ronen & Jakob Kol), photo 2,
photo 3 (l:Harry Bee & Adler Trio), photo 4 (l-r:Dror Adler, Mical Adler & Jakob Kol)

Jerry Adler (1918-2010):
Photo 1-1981

Larry Adler (1914-2001):

Neil Adler

Alley Cats-Canada
Photo 1-1960s (l-r:Brian, Crandall, Ken Clark & Don Brasseur), photo 2

The Andersen Brothers-Canada  (l-r:Ingo & Olav) 

George Armaos

Azalea Quartette-Japan

Brandon Bailey

Steve Baker

Bob Bauer (1937-2001):
Harmoni-Kings-1963  (l-r:Hank Graham, Gene Broglie & Bob Bauer)
Harmoni-Kings-1970 (l-r:Hank Graham, Gene Broglie & Bob Bauer), photo 2, photo 3,
Photo 4-1970s

Chris Bauer:
Photo 1-1970s (l-r:Hank Graham, Gene Broglie, Chris & Bob Bauer)
​Photo 2 (l-r:Buddy Boblink, Chris Bauer & Frank Warner)

Harry Bee ()

Al & Fritzie Blanc

Charles "Bud" Boblink
Photo 1, photo 2, photo bc,

Bombay Harmonica Orchestra

Robert Bonfiglio
Photo 1-2011

Don Brasseur (1925-2014)-Canada:
Photo 1-1996, photo 2-2012, photo 3-2012, photo 4

Brass Reeds-1967-Canada (l-r:Hank Kloek, Laurie Beischer & Tony Boerekamps)

Bernie Bray (1921-1981)-Canada:
Lawrence Moon & his Harmoica Stars-1930 (Bernie l of bandleader?)
Photo 1-1940s, photo 2-1950 (l-r:Ed Howard, Bernie & Bob Finlay), photo 3-1954,
photo 4-1960s, photo 5-1968, photo-1960s, photo-1970sphoto 6-1974, photo-6aphoto 7-1974 SPAH Banquet, 
photo 8-1974 Charliemonica, photo 9-1974 (l-r:Fred Stowers & Bernie), photo-1975 (l-r: Gordon Mitchell, Bernie
& Danny Wilson), photo-1975, photo 1-1976, photo 2-1976, photo 3-1976, photo-1978 (l-r:Marv Monroe, Bernie &
Dick Gardner), photo, photo, photo, photo, photo (l-r:Bernie & Dave Doucette)

Don Brooks (1947-2000):

Roy Burcher (?-1998)

Butterfly's of Styria-Austria
Photo 1 (l-r:Heinz Pilat, Horst Oswald, Hans Kuegel & Hubert Mauerhofer)

Mike Caldwell

Phil Caltabellotta

Cash's Harmonica Trio-Brazil

Ronald Chesney (1920-2018)

Mike Chimes (?-1984)

Franz Chmel (1944-2016)-Austria

Earl Collins (1924-1988):
Photo 1-1962, photo 2-1963, photo 3-1964
Photo 1-1963 (l-r: Gordon Mitchell, Jean Mitchell & Earl Collins)
Photo 2-1963 (l-r:Earl Collins, Trudy Janise & Gordon Mitchell), photo 3-1963 
Photo 3-1964 (l-r:Pete Cece, Fred Stowers & Earl Collins), photo 4-1964

James Conway

Jimmy Curtale (?-1984)

Dallas Harmonica Trio-see Frank Halovanic

Al Data (1936-2011):
Harmonica Brats (l-r: Lou Martin, Al Data & Mike Smith)

Carlos del Junco-Canada
Photo 1, photo 2, photo 3

Grant Dermody
Photo 1photo 2

Jerry Devillier
Photo 1, photo 2

Don Henry Trio
Photo 1 (l-r: Don Henry, Kim Gutin & Charles Spranklin)

Dave Doucette (1914-1983)

Bob Dylan

Herb Eck (1935-2017):
Jazzmonics-1954 (l-r:Herb Eck, Jack Allison & Jimmy Diana),  Jazzmonics
Kromatics-1960s (l-r:Herb Eck, Jack Allison & Pete Wallen),  KromaticsKromatics

Larry Eisenberg

Electric Khromoniketts (l-r: Robert Sevigny & Richard St. Denis)

Esquires-1950s (l-r:Ray Tankersley & Bob Berthaume)

David Fairweather

Fantastic Harmonica Ensemble-Japan

Fuzzy Feldman (?-2001):

Joe Filisko & Eric Noden
Photo 1, photo 2 (by Paul Natkin)

Stan Fisher

Carl Ford (?-1982)

Herb Forcier

Carl Freed (?-1984)

The Four Ms-see Fred Mather

William Galison

PT Gazell
Photo 1, photo 2

Geval Trio-Argentina
Photo 1 (l-r:Joro Markewitz, Jacko Zeller & Osvaldo Calzia)

Jon Gindick
Photo 1, photo 2 , photo 3 (Karen Focht)

Jefferson Goncalves

Eddie Gordon (1941-2010);
Photo 1-1985 (l-r: Eddie Gordon & Jimmy Thomas), photo 2

Maurice Godfrey (1913-1984)-Canada:
Photo 1-1957, photo 2-1967, photo 3-1983 (l-r:?, Rita Hill, Marcel Godfrey, Jimmy Hill, ?, Lloyd Hovey, Palmer Kilpatrick, Terry Anderson, Maurice & Charlie Hardy)

Enrico Granafei
Photo 1, photo 2-2018

Buddy Greene
Photo 1, photo 2, photo 3, photo 4, photo 5

Dennis Gruenling

Adam Gussow
Photo 1 (l-r:Satan & Adam)

Hank Hadamik (?-1990s):
Photo 1-1949 (l-r:Hank Hadamik & Pete Sotos)

Monte Hall

Frank Halovanic (1928-2013):
Dallas Harmonica Trio (l-r:John Halovanic, Frank Halovanic & Jerl Welch)

Harmonachords

Harmonaires (l-r: John (1940-2002), Jeanette, Channing & Lance Walton)

Harmonica Aires-see Pete Pedersen

Harmonica Brats-see Al Data

Harmonica Champions-1950s

Harmonica Dons-see Gordon Mitchell

Harmonica Express-1980 (l-r:Ed Marshall, Dave Doucette & Al Smith)

Harmonica Harlequins (Carl Freed's)
Photo 1-1935 (l-r:)

The Harmonica Hi-Fi's:
Photo 1 (t-b:Dave Janesh & Vito Patierno), photo 2photo 3

Harmonica Hi-Fi's-see Gordon Mitchell

Harmonica Highlights (l-r:)

Harmonica Hi-Lites
Photo bc1, photo bc2

Harmonica Hi-Lo's (l-r:)

Harmonica Hobos-see Gordon Mitchell

Harmonica in the Night-Argentina
Photo 1 (l-r:Juan Carlos Layacono, Eliseo Martinez, Walter Gomez & Raul Eduardo Mino),
photo 2

Harmonicaires-1968-Canada (l-r:Doug Pell, Bob Schrader & Bill Wright)

Harmonica Lads (l-r:)

The Harmonica Madcaps

Harmonica Masters (l-r:Hal Harmon & Eddie Gordon)

Harmonica Minstrels (l-r:?)

Harmonicapers (l-r:? & Charlie Horvath)

Harmonica Scamps (Murray Lane's)-see Stan Harper

Harmonica Star Revue (l-r:Judy (Simpson) Smith, Jerry Connor, Carol Dorsey, Rex Dorsey & Eileen Dorsey)

Harmoni-Casuals-see Richard Harris

Harmonica Swingers (l-r:?, ?, & ?)

Harmonicats:
Jerry Murad (1918-1996)
Al Fiore (1922-1996)
Don Les (1914-1994)

Other group members:
JM, AF c & Dick Gardner b (1971 -1977)
JM, AF c & Danny Wilson b (1977-8)
JM, Bob Bauer c (1985-1994?) & DG  b (1978-1994?)
JM, George Miklas c (1984-5) & DG b
JM, Al Data c (1990s) & George Miklas b (1993-6)  
JM, Bud Boblink c & GM b

Harmonichords:
Photo 1-1980s (l-r:Bill Mackey, Norm Dobson & Jack Malaquias), photo 2, photo bc,

Harmonichords-Canada:

Photo 1-1990s
Photo 2-2012 (l-r:Graham Norgate, Ed Auty, Ed Bieri, Joe Misener, Ingo Andersen, Eric Appadooo & Manfred Wewers)

Harmoni-Keys (l-r)

Harmoni-Kings-see Bob Bauer

The Harmonitones-Canada

Harpers Bizarre (l-r:Jack Ely, Marv Monroe, Don White & John Lieurance)

The Harpsmiths (l-r:)

Richard Harris (1938-2015):
Photo 1-1975
Harmoni-Casuals-1965 (l-r:Gordon Mitchell, Richard Harris & Earl Collins), photo 2photo 3
Interludes-1968 (l-r:Bill Wesley, Eugene Hansen, Richard (Dick) Harris, Larry VanDooren & J. McMinn), photo 2
The Harmonica Men

Stan (Wisser) Harper (1921-2016):
Photo 1-1940-5photo 2-1950sphoto 3-1984photo 5-1987 (l-r:Ron Kalina & Stan Harper), photo 6-1988 (l-r:Lee Oskar &
Stan Harper), photo 7-1994 (l-r:Stan Harper & Fuzzy Fenton), photo 8-1988 (l-r:Stan Harper & Pete Pedersen), photo 9-1998
Murray Lane's Harmonica Scamps-1930s (Stan 3rd from r), photo 2 (Stan 4th from r)
The Revelers-1937, photo 2-1935-9 (l-r:Phil Bandieramont, Harry Bee, Stan Harper, Irving Kinser & Stubby Kaye),
photo 3-1939
The Three Harpers-1945 (t-b: Stan Harper, Pro Robbins & Pete Delisante?)

Richard Hayman (1920-2014)

Jia Yi He
Photo 1, photo 2

Jack Heath

Slim Heilpern
Photo bc

Michel Herblin-France

Herb Shriner's Harmonica Orchestra
Photo 1-1950s (back l-r:Dave Doucette, Frank Mitkowski, Charles Spranklin, Charlie Leighton, Don Henry & Tony Sgro;
front l-r:Vic Pankowitz, Al Pogson, Dom Sgro, Igor Sedor & Herb Shriner)

Bob Herndon (1932-2013):

Bob Higgins (1932-2000):
Photo 1-1970s, photo 2-1996, photo 3-1996, photo 4-1998 (l-r:Bob Higgins, Bob Ferguson, Ken Smith & Manfred Wewers)

Hi-Hats (Johnny O'Brien's}
Photo 1-1937 (l-r:)

Al Hirt (1922-1999):
Photo 1-1960s

Hot Shotz
Photo 1 (l-r: Al Smith, Larry Stutz & Judy Smith)

Lloyd Hovey-Canada
Photo 1-1980, photo 2-1980s (l-r:Cy Seagal, Llloyd & Ray Forsey), photo 3 (l-r:Cy, Lloyd , Ray, Dorry Gould, ?, Jim Hill , ?, ?, & Fred Porter), photo 4-1980s (l-r:?, ?, David Fairweather, Lloyd & Ray), photo 5-1990s (l-r:Lloyd, Wally Bressa & Gus Bush),  photo 6 -1992 (l-r:Lloyd & Frank Nicard), photo 7-2000s (l-r:Lloyd & Robert Callaghan)

Lonnie Joe Howell
Photo 1-2018, photo 2

Cham-Ber Huang (1925-2014):
Photo 1, photo 2

Mark Hummel

Richard Hunter

Interludes-See Richard Harris

Jazzmonics-see Herb Eck

Filip Jers

Kirk Johnson
Photo 1, photo 2

Ron Kalina (1928-2016):
Photo 1photo 2photo 3photo 4 (l-r:Ron Kalina & Pete Pedersen), photo 5-2008,
photo 6-2015 (l-r: Judy Wolman, Tom Stryker & Ron Kalina), photo 7-2008 (Ron & Stan Harper)
New World Trio (l-r:Michael Burton, Ron Kalina & Danny Wilson), New World Trio

James T. Kirk

Buzz Krantz

Kromatics-see Herb Eck

Murray Lane

Jimi Lee
Photo 1-2018, photo 2-2018

Howard Levy

Gustavo Lezcano (1955-2014)

Little Sonny

Larry Logan (1927-2004):
Photo 1, photo 2

Luciano

The Madcaps (Carl Ford & Joe DiFulvio)
Photo 1, photo 2, photo3, photo 4

Mama Thornton (1926-1984)

Eddy Manson (1919-1996):
Photo 1-1940sphoto 2-1971

Fred Mather (1910-1999)-Canada:
Photo 1
The Four Ms-1940s (l-r:Fred Mather, Edward Mather, William Mather & Fred Mggicomo))

John Mayall

Delbert McClinton

Bob McFarlane-Can
Photo 1-1988 (l-r:Klaus Wittenburg, Jurgen Giede, Bob)

The Meloskys-1968 (l-r:Ginny & Vince)

Hendrik Meurkins

Chris Michalek (1971-2010):
Photo 1, photo 2

George Miklas
Photo 1-1977 (l-r:Doug Ely, George Miklas), photo 2-1982,
photo 3-1983 (with Charlie McCoy), photo 4-2017, photo bc

Walt Miller
Photo 1-1943 (l-r:)

Mission Hills Harmonica Trio (l-r: ?, ? & Peter White)

Gordon Mitchell (1927-2001):
Photo 1-1976photo 2-1976, photo 3-1980photo 4-1980s
Harmonica Dons-1947 (l-r:Gordon Mitchell, Joe Curtale & Gene Jones)
Harmonica Dons (t-b:Gordon Mitchell, Joe Curtale & Jimmy Cutale)
Photo 1 (l-r:Gordon Mitchell, ?, ?, ?)
Harmonica Hi-Fi's -1980 (l-r:Gordon Mitchell, Jack Crifasi & Danny Wilson)
Harmonica Hobos-1940s (l-r:Dominic Boscarino, Gordon & Phil Acquaro), photo 2 (l-r:Dominic, Joe Curtale,
Bob Miller, Gordon & Phil), photo 3-1940

Bill Morris

Harry Mueller

Jimmy Mulcay (1900-1968)

Mildred Mulcay

Multichords-England (l-r:)

Charlie Musselwhite
Photo 1, photo 2, photo 3

Bob (Frank) Neubauer (1925-1998) :
Photo 1-1947 (l-r:Hank Hadamik & Bob Neubauer)
Photo 2-1949 (l-r:Hank Hadamik & Bob Neubauer)
Photo 3-1949 (l-r:Ed Mossner & Bob Neubauer)

New World Trio-see Ron Kalina

Graham Norgate (1939-2014)-Canada

Johnny O'Brien

Orquestra Harmonicas de Curitiba-Brazil

Lee Oskar
Photo 1

Rob Paparozzi
Photo 1, photo 2, photo 3, photo 4, photo 5 , photo 6, photo 7, photo 8 (with Steve Cropper)

Andy Paskas (1920-1995):
Photo 1-1947, photo 2-1948, photo 3-1949, photo 4-1960, photo 5-1960s, photo 6

Vito Patierno:
Photo 1

Pete Pedersen (1925-2002):
Photo 1-1982

Harmonica Aires (l-r:Pete Pedersen & Fuzzy Feldman)

Philharmonicas Harmonica Concert Band

The Philharmonica Trio
Photo 1-1946 (l-r:Harry Halicki, Joe & Charles Pitello)

Boris Plotnikov
Photo 1, photo 2 

Lubomir Pleva (1929-1998)

Al Pogson (1915-2006):
Al & Rita Pogson-1959, photo 1-1944 (l-r:Vito Patierno, Al, & Pete Pedersen)

Ilya Portnov

Jerry Portnoy
Photo 1, photo 2

Brendan  Power

Joe Powers

Jim Prushankin (1920-1998)

Gary Primich  (1958-2007)

Wayne Raney (1921-1993)

The Reed Jammers

The Revelers-see Stan Harper

Jason Ricci

Mickey Rooney (1920-2014)

Jason Rosenblatt-Canada

Susan Rosenburg

Michael Rubin

Nedra Russ & Julio Guerra
Photo 1, photo 2

Peter "Madcat" Ruth
Photo 1,  photo 2, photo 3

Henry Samuels (1923-2012)

J. Claude Saubestre-France

Will Scarlett

Alan "Blackie Schackner (1917-2013):
Photo 1

Bob Schrader (1919-1972) & Eddie Mather-Canada
Photo 1-1966 (l-r:Bob & Eddie)

The Sgro Brothers-Dom & Tony
Photo 1, photo 2, photo 3 (with George Miklas)

Sharp Harp-1969s

Ronnie Shellist
Photo bc

Richard Sleigh

Millie Small

The Smiths
Photo 1-1971, photo 2, photo 3

Al & Judy Smith
Photo 1-2013

Tommy Smothers

Charles Snow (?-1977)
Photo 1

The Solidaires (l-r:Maurie Fineman, Leo & Abe Diamond)

Charles Spranklin

Stereomonics-1968 (l-r:)

Fred Stowers (1925-1975)

Strand (Strnad) Brothers
Photo 1 (l-r:Frank, Gerry & Don), photo 2 (t-b:Don, Gerry & Frank)

Tom Stryker
Photo 1, photo 2, photo 3

Svang
Photo 1 (l-r:)

Sugar Blue
Photo 1, photo 2

Douglas Tate (1934-2005)

The Three Harpers-see Stan Harper

The Three Reeds (The Reeds)-Canada
Photo 1-1950s (l-r:?, Don Brasseur & ?), photo 2-1954 (Phil Collins, Don Brasseur & Bob Higgins),
photo 3-1966 (l-r:Mo Vint, Bob Higgins & Harry Cooper), photo 4-1967, photo 5-1970s (l-r:Mo, Harry & Bob),
photo 6-1972 (Mo, Bob, Harry & Jerry Martin), photo 7-1973 (l-r:Mo, Bernie Bray, Bob, Jerry & Harry),
photo 8-1973

Trio Candido
Photo 1 (l-r:), photo 2, photo 3

Trio Continental de Gaitas-Brazil
Photo 1, photo 2

Trio Sakura-Japan

The Two Als

Versatiles
Photo 1-1954 (l-r:Dick Robinson & Mel Hummel)

Mo Vint & George Callowhill-Canada
Photo 1-1976 (l-r:Mo Vint & Georgr Callowhill), photo 2 

Burt "Robin" Ward-1960s

Sandy Weltman

Bill Wen-Canada

Who are Those Guys-Canada
Photo 1-1981 (l-r:Cy Seagal, Al Davis & Bill Wright), photo 2 

World's Greatest Harmonica Band-Canada
Photo 1-1986 (l-r:Hugh Brown, Bob Higgins & Ken Smith)