aka the "Tall Flecktone
", Howard is a accomplished pianist
, as well as a talented harmonica
player, and player of several other wind instruments
He was a founding member of the Flecktones, but has since left the group after they started touring extensively, so that he could spend time with his family.
How prevalent is Howard? If you're watching television and you hear a harmonica solo, chances are it's Howard. He has played with countless groups and in countless spots as a session musician, and although he's not a household name, he has his place among great musicians.