How to Buy a Harmonica?

Answer Buying a harmonica can be quite confusing at first. Beginners tend to buy the first one they see, usually the cheapest, not knowing much about the instrument. Their harmonica ends up broken, thrown... Read More »

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How Do I Slide on My Harmonica When It Is Too Dry?

Harmonicas are meant to slide freely across your lips during play. Dry mouth or lips can keep this from happening, which makes it uncomfortable and difficult to play properly. The cause of dry lips... Read More »

Where was the harmonica originated?

The first harmonica-like instrument, the sheng, was made in China as much as 5,000 years ago. It allowed tones to be made while drawing air in or expelling air out through the instrument. More mode... Read More »

Which is the best brand of harmonica?

On One Hand: Most Popular Harmonica in the WorldHohner diatonic harmonicas are very popular, especially among beginning players. Hohner harmonicas are available in a wide variety of keys and types,... Read More »

What is a blues harmonica?

Blues harmonica is more about a style of playing than it is about any one particular type of instrument. Most blues harmonica players use the standard 10-hole diatonic harmonica because it is cheap... Read More »