Super Chromonica 270 Deluxe

Super Chromonica Deluxe

The Deluxe version of the traditional Super Chromonica or 270, as it‘s often referred to due to its catalogue number, is another milestone in wooden body chromatic harmonica design. Thicker reed plates and longer reeds ensure improved response and greater volume. Assembly is with screws instead of nails, permitting easy access for all maintenance tasks necessitated by intensive use. An instrument par excellence for both traditional chromatic playing and contemporary styles.

Features

  • Pearwood comb, optimized for improved response in the upper register
  • Corners rounded for greater comfort
  • New reed plate mensur and reed profiles for better response and longer reed life
  • Replacement reed plates available
  • Chrome plated mouthpiece with round holes
  • Short slide action
  • Hard shell case
  • Slide easily converted for left hand use
  • Made in Germany

Specifications

item nameChromonica 270 Deluxe
typechromatic
KeyC
tuningchromatic
Number of holes12
Reeds48 brass
Cover surfacestainless steel
Reed plates1,2 mm brass
Reed plate surfacebrass
Mouthpiece surfacechrome
Slide constructionstraight
Combpearwood, brown
Comb surfaceclear lacquer
Length15,5 cm
Tuning chart
Blow C4 E4 G4 C5 C5 E5 G5 C6 C6 E6 G6 C7
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Slide Out
Draw D4 F4 A4 B(H)4 D5 F5 A5 B(H)5 D6 F6 A6 B(H)6
Blow Db4 F4 Ab4 Db5 Db5 F5 Ab5 Db6 Db6 F6 Ab6 Db7
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Slide In
Draw Eb4 F#4 Bb4 C5 Eb5 F#5 Bb5 C6 Eb6 F#6 Bb6 D7

Testimonials Super Chromonica 270 Deluxe

For my money, it's the best 12 hole chromatic on the market.
Dennis Gruenling

Artists known for their Super Chromonica 270 Deluxe music

Blues & Swing
Harmonica Quartet
Classical, Jazz, Entertainment

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