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Great starter harmonica

Advantages: plastic comb, easy to play, good for beginners and intermediates
Disadvantages: range of sound

The Hohner Special 20 - in key C because that's the key most playing is done in, on diatonic harmonicas - is a great harmonica for both beginners and intermediates. It's easy to play because of the plastic comb (the bit in between the harmonica's two meta ...

FK123 19.01.2005 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Hohner Special 20 Handmade C

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Great harmonica

Advantages: Great to play
Disadvantages: None...except price perhaps.

The Marine Band by Hohner is a classic harmonica, it was my first years ago, and was good to learn on. It also lookes very good, with polished metal with etchings offset by the wooden comb (the bit in between the metail parts, where the holes are). Th ...

FK123 11.11.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Hohner Marine Band in 12 Hole C

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Hohner 64 C Good Quality worth the price

Advantages: Great sound and is loud so people can hear very well
Disadvantages: Quite big so might be hard to carry in your pocket

I found that this Harmonica was really good and had a very good sound to it. It is very easy to play and makes a great performing sound whether you are on stage, on the streets or just simply playing to your friends and family. This instrument is well wor ...

JedWoodcock123 17.06.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Hohner Super 64 C

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They're my favourite

Advantages: Quality instruments
Disadvantages: Need to buy one for each key

...Iím guessing this product title refers in general to the range of Hohner diatonic harmonicas and Iíll review in that way. Harmonica was the first instrument I learnt, not being able to afford a guitar at the time. The first decent harmonica I ever bo ...

gwlith_y_wawr 26.04.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Hohner Diatonic Harmonicas

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Hohner harmonicas - obtaining spares

Advantages: Nice tones and playability
Disadvantages: Some new harmonicas have incorrect reed gaps. Lack of spare reeds

I regularly use Hohner harmonicas to play jam sessions. The models that I find best for traditional music are the Pro MS Series and the Special 20 series. Both give a good tone and volume (though not to compete with bagpipes or accordions!), but spare ...

Benfro-Rob 14.12.2011 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Hohner Diatonic Harmonicas

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