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Harry Pitch

9 May 1925 to 15 July 2015

A British harmonica player, Pitch found success in the 1960s performing on hits such as Petula Clark’s Sailor and Val Doonican’s Walk Tall. He performed for film soundtracks including Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines (1965) and provided the theme music for Last of the Summer Wine (1973-2006).

Read Harry Pitch's Guardian obituary here