Tommy Reilly

(1919—2000) harmonica player

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(b Guelph, Ontario, 1919; d Frensham, Surrey, 2000). Canadian-born mouth-organ player, self-taught. Has transcr. mus. by Bach, Mozart, Smetana, and Chopin for his instr. Works written for him by Spivakovsky and Jacob. Soloist with leading orchs. MBE 1992.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.

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