The harmonica or “blues harp” is a great entry into the world of music being one of the most accessible instruments to play both in terms of price and ease to pick up. Within just a few hours, even the complete beginner or novice can be playing basic tunes, as with all things musical, true mastery of course takes years.
Harmonicas come in two main types, diatonic or chromatic, and then a variety of different keys although Lee Oskar take this to whole other level with their "Harmonic System". When it comes to keys on harmonicas, there are a vast range and it can seem confusing. Most harmonica players opt for a key of C harmonica to begin playing, however other keys can help create some fantastic tones and sounds. We also stock a variety of reed plates in a number of keys to allow you to change the feel of your harmonica as you please. Want more information? Our team of experts are here to help!