Hohner Marine Band Low Octave Harmonica
Marine Band : 1896 model Low Octave
Series: Classic Series
The one, the only, the original -- the harp that was there when harmonica blues was born. Made famous when played by every serious harmonica player from Little Walter to John Lennon, Paul Butterfield to Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young and many, many more. The result of over 100 years of tradition and German craftsmanship, it is still the number one choice of top professionals and the most recognisable model all over the world, known for its full tone and wooden comb. Play the Marine Band and be a part of history. Available in 12 major keys, lower and higher octave and minor tunings.
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|Reeds: ||20||Reed Plate: ||Brass, 0.9 mm
||Case: ||Hohner Marine Band Plastic Box
||Size: ||Length: 10cm
These Low-Tuned Marine Bands come in the keys of D, Eb, E, F, F#, which are a complete octave lower than the standard Marine Bands in these keys. If you enjoy playing 3rd position (holes 4-6 draw), you may want to consider these lower tunings (G minor on the Low "F" is pleasant on the ear ).