About JP Allen

JP Allen believes that anyone can learn to play harmonica and has helped tens of thousands of students all over the planet to do just that. JP specializes in making the harmonica fun and easy for beginners.

With JP’s unique lessons, “even the most musically challenged students will succeed in bringing the joy of harmonica into their lives and become a very good harmonica player.”

As well as teaching the harmonica, JP has played as an artist on CNN, Fox News, and recorded and performed with Grammy-nominated Abra Moore.

Over the last 25 years, JP’s quick and simple approach to learning has made him one of the world’s most popular harmonica teachers. His teaching methods were honed and refined in the 1990s, where he taught harmonica at the University of Texas and was one of the first harmonica teachers to create a fully accredited harmonica course at the Austin Community College.

In 1988, JP graduated from Northwestern University with a pre-medical degree and then used his experiences attending New York Chiropractic College to become one of the first harmonica teachers to explain harmonica techniques in a way that is anatomically accurate, further improving his unique and effective teaching methods.

A Gift For You: Some JP Allen Songs

If you wish to download these songs and keep copies on your computer or iPod your can right click on them here and select “Save As” -> Sunny Day and I’ve Got A Feeling (Example songs are also included as bonus tracks on some of his harmonica lesson products.) You can preview the songs here too…

Sunny Day:

I’ve Got A Feeling:

Currently, JP owns and operates Harmonica.com in Hawaii and is one of the most recognized and appreciated harmonica teachers, getting over a million hits to his website every year.

CLICK HERE to check out JP’s fun, quick and simple video lessons: JP’s Beginners’ Harmonica Lessons