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The melodica, also known as 'blow-organ' is a free-reed instrument similar to the accordion and harmonica. It has a musical keyboard on top, and is played by blowing air through a mouthpiece that fits into a hole in the side of the instrument. Pressing a key opens a hole, allowing air to flow through a reed. The keyboard is usually two or three octaves long. Melodicas are small and light enough to be carried around. They have been very popular in music education, especially in Asia.

The instrument was invented by Hohner in the 1950s or 1960s, although it is also claimed that it was invented by the Brooklyn musician Joseph Lederfine in order to teach music fundamentals to children, ...
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ON TOP OF OLD SMOKEY / SPAGHETTI - SOLO MELODICA - WET - (by Steve Rice)
Steve Rice Traditional American Folk Song / Children's song also known as "On Top of Spaghetti" . Played solo on a child's melodica. This version has reverb added, Free Reed, Melodica
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (reverb added) - Free Reed, Melodica
388526 0:29 Med Fast   
Full Track (dry version) - Free Reed, Melodica
388525 0:29 Med Fast   


POP GOES THE WEASEL - MELODICA SOLO - (by Steve Rice)
Steve Rice a solo melodica version of the nursery song "Pop Goes the Weasel" Suitable for scenes, ads involving toddlers, babies, young children. 3 versions: Full version has grace note on "pop". Variation A is in Bb (lower key), Variation C is slower tempo. Recorded dry. Free Reed, Melodica
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Free Reed, Melodica
383406 0:09 Medium 105   
Full Track - Free Reed, Melodica
383406 0:09 Medium 105   
Variation A (lower key) - Free Reed, Melodica
383404 0:08 Medium 105   
Variation B (slower tempo) - Free Reed, Melodica
383407 0:11 Med Slow 86   


RED RIVER VALLEY - MELODICA - (by Steve Rice)
Steve Rice A fairly straight rendition of Red River Valley played on solo Melodica. Sounds similar to harmonica. Paired with the "Jazzy" track, you could build a campfire/ outdoorsy mood with this track and deliver a musical punch line with the jazzy. Good pair for a comedy/sit-com, Free Reed, Melodica
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Free Reed, Melodica
383402 1:00 Mixed   


RED RIVER VALLEY - JAZZY MELODICA - (by Steve Rice)
Steve Rice Here's a jazzy rendition of Red River Valley (Traditional) played on solo melodica. Good for a campfire scene / outdoorsy comedy sketch. novelty kitschy campy comic sketch, Free Reed, Melodica
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Free Reed, Melodica
383400 0:24 Very Fast 189   


MELODICA LICK 1 DRY - (by Steve Rice)
Steve Rice short lick played on solo melodica, dry version, Free Reed, Melodica
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Variation (Dry version) - Free Reed, Melodica
382712 0:03 Med Slow   
Full Track - Free Reed, Melodica
382683 0:03 Med Slow   


HURDY GURDY - (by The Sound Experience)
The Sound Experience Hurdy gurdy, Free Reed, Melodica
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Free Reed, Melodica
574479 0:25 No Tempo   

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