MELODIONS

Hammond 44 HP Melodica

 

A New Sound is a Breath Away with Hammond’s new Melodion Series

The Hammond Melodion Series are the finest, most deluxe and most versatile Melodions (Keyboard Harmonica’s) ever produced. Designed in collaboration with the leading Harmonica Manufacturer Suzuki Musical Inst. Co., Ltd the Hammond Melodions offer many unique features that will compliment all facets of music. Pops, Jazz, Roots, Rock, Country, Blues, Latin, Raggae, World/Ethnic and Folk; All Hammond Melodions are perfect for all these genres.

Hammond Melodions are the first Melodions that incorporates built-in Dynamic Microphone’s (Patents Pending) which create less mechanical noise compared to the use of external microphones. The Hammond Melodions distinguish by an exceptional clear reed sound with a H.D. Quality Sound reproduction. These unique built-in microphones create a very warm and deep sound that can’t be matched by using external microphone’s.

 

HAMMOND PRO 44-H

The Hammond PRO-44H is the first Melodion that incorporates a built-in Dynamic Microphone (Patent Pending) which creates less mechanical noise compared to an external microphone and an exceptional clear reed sound with H.D. Quality Sound reproduction. This unique microphone creates a very warm and deep sound that can’t be matched by an external microphone.

The Hammond PRO-44H incorporates the first 44 note piano style keyboard on a Melodion instrument. The lowest keyboard note is c and ends at g3. This wider range keyboard is especially useful when playing the Acoustic/Electric Melodion in a solo performance.

The keyboard has a slightly shallow key stroke compared to other keyboard products. This aids the musician when fast fingering or glissandos are required.
There are three types of mouthpieces included with the Hammond PRO-44H. With the Short mouthpiece and hand-strap, you can play the Hammond PRO-44H upright like a trumpet, or use the Flexible mouthpiece to hold the PRO-44H at arm’s length, sling the 44 on like a guitar (with a guitar strap and the included strap buttons). Using the L Joint long mouthpiece you can play it as a table-top instrument, with the option of putting it on top of your organ, piano or synth.

The Hammond PRO-44H is the finest, most deluxe and most versatile Melodion (Keyboard Harmonica) ever produced. Designed in collaboration with leading Harmonica manufacturer Suzuki Musical Inst. Mfg. Co., Ltd. the Hammond PRO-44H offers many unique features that will compliment all facets of music.
Pops, Jazz, Roots, Rock, Country, Blues, Latin, Reggae, World/Ethnic and Folk… the Hammond PRO-44H is perfect for all of these genres.

HAMMOND PRO-44HP

The newest member of the Hammond-Suzuki Melodion family is the PRO-44HP or “High- Power” model. Taking the 44 a step beyond, the PRO-44HP has new reeds that give a brighter, louder sound. The perforated body allows more sound to escape, making this model perfect for electric band use. Like the PRO-44H, PRO-44HP has a built-in microphone, however this deluxe Melodion is the first to sport a 44-note keyboard and a built-in microphone with volume control. Its strong yet lightweight construction is built to last, like any Hammond. Its tone is warm and deep, from the phosphor bronze reeds. Comes with padded gig bag, 3 different mouthpieces and cleaning cloth.

Taking the PRO-44H a step beyond, the PRO-44HP has other reeds that give a brighter, louder sound. The perforated body allows more sound to escape, making this model perfect for electric band use. Like the PRO-44H, the PRO-44HPhas a built-in microphone, however this deluxe Melodion is the first to sport a 44-note keyboard and a built-in microphone with volume control.

Its strong yet lightweight construction is built to last, like any Hammond. Its tone is warm and deep, from the phosphor bronze reeds.