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Hendrik Meurkens

Hendrik Meurkens, a virtuoso on both the chromatic harmonica and the vibraphone, is the most important jazz harmonica player since Toots Thielemans. German-born but now based in New York, Meurkens' recordings and performances garner worldwide acclaim because the transcendent beauty of his music has universal appeal.

A two-mallet player in the tradition of Milt Jackson and Bobby Hutcherson, Hendrik Meurkens was en-route to being an instantly recognizable vibraphonist when he heard Toots Thielemans. Inspired by the sound of Thielemans' harmonica, he taught himself the difficult-to-master instrument.

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Albums

Harmonicus Rex
Harmonicus Rex
Height Advantage
2016
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Copa Vilage
Copa Vilage
AAM
2015
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Junity
Junity
HMS
2014
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Samba Little Samba
Samba Little Samba
Zoho Music
2014
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Celebrando
Celebrando
Zoho Music
2012
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Live at Bird's Eye
Live at Bird's Eye
Zoho Music
2011
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  • Euro 12
    Euro 12
    Hendrik Meurkens / Gabriel Espinosa
    Samba Little Samba

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