The Hohner Thunderbird, one of the famous Marine Band series, creates a new benchmark for low and super low diatonic harmonicas.
Fitted with Hohner patented bamboo comb, the Marine Band Thunderbird harmonica is tuned one octave lower than standard harmonicas and features an innovative tapered cover design to prevent reed rattle – inspired by the work of legendary harmonica customiser Joe Filisko. The lowest tuned diatonic model in the Hohner portfolio, it deliverers a powerful, rich sound.
Hohner Thunderbird specification:
• Special new reed profiles for fast response and high volume even at an extremely low pitch.
• Patented triple laminated and layered bamboo comb construction.
• Conical lower cover design by Joe Filisco prevents reed rattle.
• Cover and plates fitted with Philips head screws for easy maintenance.
Available in 9 Keys (LC, LF, LE, LEb, LD, LBb, LA, LG, LLF).
This video is a demonstration of the harmonica the actual sound will depend upon your playing technique and ability.