Auld Lang Syne Tabs

Happy New Year 2022

The Harp Surgery team would like to wish all our visitors a very Happy New Year 2022.

As usual we have enjoyed Otis’s seasonal visit for Christmas dinner, although it left us slightly traumatised this year. Instead of his usual bottoms up, knickers down toast, he turned on a Beyoncé track, shouted time for some Christmas twerky and sent the drinks trolley crashing through the waiting room. (more…)

Au Clair De La Douzième Position (Shedding Light On 12th Position)

365 Tunes For The Four Hole Harmonica Au Clair de la Lune, mon ami Pierrot

Today Otis the Harp Surgery’s postman dropped off a delivery from those lovely people at Amazon; Pat Missin’s handsome new manual, The Ultimate Miniature Harmonica Tunebook. And as he trudged round the duck pond, amidst the late snow and expectant quacks, Otis was whistling a familiar French folk tune.

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‘Pour l’amour de Dieu’, the Good Doctor sympathised as he gingerly opened the Surgery’s front door, ‘come inside and warm yourself before you freeze your assets’. ‘Don’t mind if I do’, replied Otis pausing from his musical méandre, ‘Get that kettle on. Mine’s a Julie Andrews’.  (more…)