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Re: Henry Best speed period instrument.

Poster: "Erica Stark" <ejstark@hotmail.com>

>Poster: Corun MacAnndra <corun@access.digex.net>

>I really don't know where the term "Jew's Harp" came from, but it's 
>more correctly known as a Jaw Harp. Perhaps it was that Jaw 
>metamorphosed into Jew. 

>In service,
>Corun (who has tried khoomei, jaw jarp and kazoo, but not all together)

I had heard that it was also known as a 'juice harp', which becomes 
'jew's harp' as easily as 'new klee ur' becomes 'nuke u ler'

Erica Stark

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