Lee Oskar Harmonicas By Tombo

Welcome to our selection of Lee Oskar Harmonicas. Lee Oskar is a Danish harmonica player, notable for his contributions to the sound of the rock-funk fusion group War, which was formed by Howard E. Scott and Harold Brown, his solo work, and as a harmonica manufacturer.In 1983, Oskar formed a company to manufacture high-quality harmonicas. His company, Lee Oskar Harmonica, sells harmonicas suited to many different styles of music, including the most common blues, folk, rock, R&B and country but Oskar's altered tunings also allows players to explore other genres such as Tango, Clave, Hip Hop, Reggae, Ska, Latin, Gypsy, Yiddish, Eastern European, Asian, and many other types of music. The harmonicas themselves are manufactured by Tombo of Japan. Lee Oskar harmonicas are praised because of their constant retail of replacement parts, this allow to change reed plates when they become fatigued by normal use instead of tossing the entire instruments, this also allows to mix and match different combinations of tuning, thus furthering musical expression. Several modern musicians, such as Mike Tetrault, cited Oskar as an important influence. When Junior Wells died, he was buried with a tray of Lee Oskar harmonicas.

Refine Selection
View 2 products ›
2 Items