The design of the Seydel Session differs from many other harmonicas with it’s highly polished, curved and rounded outer stainless steel cover plates. This offers extra comfort and gives a positive feel to the harmonica. The plates fit flush to the comb at all outer edges. The reed plates are screwed onto (Not pinned) the black ABS comb giving super air tightness.
The reeds are quick and responsive and give a full, clear and powerful tone.
Another brilliant harmonica from Seydel. Hand made in Germany.
Available in Ab, A, Bb, B, C, Db, D, Eb, E, F, F#, G , HG, HAb, HA, LD, LEb, LE, LF, LF#
Please use the drop down box to choose what key you require.
Complete with presentation box, care cloth and a genuine leather harmonica pouch.
See below tone table for the key of C Richter tuned diatonic harmonica
Tone table - Standard Richter in C
More information about Richter tuning
If you start as a beginner, then you should be aware, that this is the mother of all tunings, the so called 'Richter-Tuning'. The ingenious finding of the 'Diatonic Harmonica' is the work of this man.
Richter is said to be descent from the Bohemian area east of Klingenthal from a town called 'Haida'.
It's not really proven, however it's fact, that the 'Richter Harmonica' is only called 'Haidaer' by Seydels employes since the beginning of the production more than hundred years ago.
All this shouldn't bother you when starting to play harmonica. The only important thing is, that you cannot fail completely when you start the adventure playing harmonica with this tuning.
Almost every great player has begun with it.
With the emphasis on blow notes you start to play folk music within five minutes, if you take the draw you start to dive into the magic of Blues and Rock'n Roll, the musical style this product line is named after.