The Hohner Special 20 Bb was the first diatonic harmonica in the world with reed plates recessed into the comb. This creates a projecting plastic mouthpiece with a unique, beautifully mellow sound. This also makes it more comfortable to play, and the most copied harmonica design worldwide. Its distinctive sound is perfect for everything from Folk and Country to Rock and Pop.
The Special 20 offers everything a professional harpist needs, but it‚'s also the ideal beginner‚'s instrument thanks to its smooth playability and comparatively affordable price. If you need a first harmonica, or you latest, the Special 20 has you covered.
What we say about the Hohner Special 20 Bb
The Hohner Special 20, recognised as the go-to harmonica for beginners and professionals alike. One of the most versatile harmonicas on the market, it is ideal for any genre from jazz to pop, blues to rock. The Special 20 is the best harmonica for beginners to learn on. This is because the high/low single notes and 'bends' are easier to play than on other Hohner models. With excellent projection and a gorgeous tone, it is one of the most rewarding harmonicas in the Hohner range.