For harmonica enthusiasts and players, finding a cheap yet quality harmonica is difficult as they want to make sure it can play a range of musical styles and will last a long time. With the number of possible harmonicas to choose from, which ones are high quality and well loved by many users?
Here are some of the notable quality harmonicas in the market that you can try out if you are looking for an upgrade for your harmonica set.
Boseno 24 Holes Double Tremolo Best Harmonica, Key of C Prime
If you are looking for a very beautiful harmonica that will produce the best sound, this is a great harmonica to consider. Boseno imported quality phosphor bronze alloy from Chile which is guaranteed to resist corrosion and aging.
This alloy also guarantees that the sound played by this harmonica is stable and beautiful even with age. The harmonica also has a stable structure thanks to its construction.
You can even play this harmonica in the rain since it is waterproof thanks to its resin ABS engineering. Beginners and professionals alike will love this harmonica as well thanks to its ease of use and sound quality.
HSSOT Harmonica Key of C, 24 Double Holes with 48 Reeds
Known as a double reed instrument, harmonicas can be a challenge for players to learn. However, if one starts learning its tricks, everything will fall into place. This harmonica from HSSOT has 24 double holes with 48 reeds in them and can play in the key of C. You will be able to get a leather package with this set so you can store your harmonica after using it.
Suzuki HA-20-C Promaster Hammond Professional 10-Hole Diatonic Harmonica
If you want a Hammond organ, you might be reluctant to buy one because of its price and the fact that it isn’t very portable.
However, if you purchase one of these harmonicas, the company guarantees it will play like a Hammond and you can even bring it anywhere.
This harmonica plays in the key of C and it has phosphor bronze reeds that will guarantee flawless music without any jumps or lags. It is also a very beautiful harmonica thanks to the colored Hammond logo in its black shell.
Lee Oskar Harmonica, Key of C, Major Diatonic
This harmonica is very good for blues and rock according to its makers. The Major Diatonic has actually been manufactured by many groups, but the Lee Oskar version has made sure that their version is solidly made.
It comes with a plastic comb with large holes which allows users to play this easily. The entire body is also airtight with responsive reeds, ensuring that you can make a loud sound easily.
You can also do your own maintenance with this harmonica in case you wear out the reed plates since there are replacement reeds available online or in stores.
Hohner Marine Band Harmonica, Key of C
Hohner are arguably one of the pioneers of harmonicas in the world today, and this Hohner Marine Band Harmonica is well-known for being a favorite of many famous artists like John Lennon, Bruce Springsteen and many others.
This harmonica has a single lacquered pearwood comb that guarantees precise pitches each time it is played. The body is also done by German craftsmen with arched stainless steel covers with side vents nailed together in full accuracy.
You would also get Hohner’s traditional tuning for this versatile harmonica. It also has 20 classic reeds, 0.9 mm brass reed plates, mounted with nails in the body.
Fender Blues Deville Harmonica, Key of C
Fender is one of the most famous music brands in the market today and this harmonica lives up to the brand’s reputation. It has a richer tone and pitch thanks to its molded PVC comb and precision phosphor bronze reeds.
It is also designed in the traditional harmonica shape and in black satin. You will also get a vented hard plastic case with this harmonica to ensure you would be able to keep it and bring it anywhere you want.