Films By Christopher Morphet

Playing the Thing is a joyful celebration of the multiple sounds, moods and pleasures, which can be obtained from that somewhat despised instrument, the harmonica. The film, traces the history of the instrument from its origins in China 2,000 years ago as a complex of bamboo pipes, via the Hohner harmonica factory in Trossingen, up to a spohisticated chromatic model made from modern plastics. The ... Read more
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