Blog: Harmonica Articles


How to Play Blues Harmonica

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Want to learn how to play blues harmonica? Skillfully playing note-for-note is only half the story. You need another vital ingredient. Discover what it is and learn to easily play blues harmonica ...


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Harmonica is Best as a Hobby

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How a hobby became an obsession. One harmonica player's journey towards perfection (still ongoing!) across 30 years of harping – and the lessons he learned along the way... Continue Reading »

Bob Dylan Signature Harmonica Collection

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Bob Dylan's influence on playing harmonica across five decades inspired a stunning series of models from harmonica world leader Hohner. What's so special about them? They bear Dylan's signature for a start. But there's way more …... Continue Reading »

Harmonica Bending and Other Beginners’ Techniques

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Producing a good, clean single note is the first and most important technique to master when you set out on your harmonica playing adventure. Then you move on to blow and draw, and before you know it, you're playing some of the great old time harmonica standards. Now it's time to learn to bend …

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Exploring the Roots of Harmonica Invention

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The true story of the invention of the harmonica is lost in the mists of time. Several people might lay claim to its invention, and for sure, its longest roots are in Germany and Austria. But there's much more to the story than that …

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Beachside Encounter Inspires Harmonica Student

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Harmonica playing inspiration comes from all sorts of strange places. You encounter the instrument, its sounds stay with you forever, and eventually they lure you into picking up a harmonica and learning to play. From here, you embark on a wonderful journey …

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