Harmonica in Bluegrass

Jersey Jim writes: Hey Pete, I’ve been a campfire guitar strummer for years but never really tried to advance. (Same old stuff). What I been good at or even better than good is the harmonica. I been playing harp for 30 years and have adapted to sitting in with a lot of different styles of music Blues, folk and bluegrass mostly.

What I have experienced as a harp player is I get mixed emotions from different festivals at night time jams. Sometimes I am very much welcomed (especially if they recognize me ) and other times I can’t get a break to same my life, so I move on. I’ve even seen where musicians will pack it up and move on when I enter a circle, with caution that is. I’m thinking of taking up the banjo, just so I have more musicians I can play and work with.… More Info!