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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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Discography

Harmonicus Rex

Harmonicus Rex

Self Produced
2016

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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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Live at Bird's Eye

Live at Bird's Eye

Zoho Music
2012

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Celebrando

Celebrando

Zoho Music
2012

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Euro 12

Euro 12

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Samba Little Samba

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