The Marine Band 1896 is the archetypal blues harmonica. Almost unchanged since it was patented in 1896, this iconic instrument embodies the real deep blues like no other and is the benchmark against which all others are judged. 

 

FEATURES

 

  • Reed plates and covers are affixed with nails for the traditional look and feel
  • Curved covers with side vents for the original blues sound
  • Comb sealed with 2 layers of clear lacquer to reduce swelling

 

SPECS

 

  • Reed plates (material, thickness): Brass, 0.9 mm
  • Reed plates (surface): Brass
  • Reeds (number, material): 20, brass
  • Comb (material, color): Pearwood, brown
  • Comb (finish): Double lacquered
  • Mouthpiece (surface): Pearwood
  • Cover plates: Stainless steel
  • Keys: C, G
  • Type: Diatonic
  • Tuning: Richter, Harmonica Minor and Natural Minor.
  • Nm and hm just in F#, F, E, Eb, D, Db, C, B(H), Bb, A, Ab, G
  • Number of holes: 10
  • Tonal range: 3 octaves
  • Length: 10 cm / 3.9”

HOHNER HARMONICA MARINE BAND 1896 in C and G

SKU: HOHNER HARMONICA MARINE BAND 1896 C
₹3,300.00 Regular Price
₹2,970.00Sale Price
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#10, 8th Cross, Bazaar Street, Rose Garden, Neelasandra

Bengaluru 560047

INDIA

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