Hohner Big River Harmonica
The Hohner Big River is a highly affordable harmonica coming straight from the factories of the instrument's most renowned manufacturer. The Big River is a very comfortable harmonica available in the keys of C, C# or Db, D, D#/Eb, E, F, F# or Gb, G, G# or Ab, and B. The volume is strong and the sound is bright, rich and packed to the gills with distinctive emotion perfect for some good ole blues wailing. The instrument features a plastic airtight body with 10 holes, an open-ended cover to offer proper sound projection, as well as contoured covers that are quite comfortable to hold.
This Hohner mouth harp is perfect for a vast array of genres, ranging from the blues style it was initially made for, to rock, country, and of course folk. It features 20 reeds, 0.9 mm brass reed plates, a plastic comb, and a standard length of 4 inches (10 cm). Also included in the mix are improved reed profiles to increase reed life by over 200 percent, and precision die punches to ensure reed plates with exceptional air tightness. The instrument offers a high level of adjustability for overblows, make sure to check out the full list of specs and features below.
Hohner 590 harp Features
Standard (Richter) tuning
Reed plates: brass; 0.9 mm
Length: 10 cm
Hohner harmonicas feature:
Improved reed profiles to increase reed life by over 200%
Precision die punches to ensure reed plates with unparalleled air tightness
Improved tuning accuracy (through investment in innovative new tools)
Extremely stable stainless steel covers that won't tarnish and are easy to clean
Dynamic range and highest volume of most any commercially made harmonica
Super-fast response at all volume levels
Easily adjustability for overblows