The Lekholm Instruments DM48 Chromatic MIDI Harmonica is a 12-hole, 48-note, digital chromatic harmonica, designed to give harmonica players MIDI control over electronic sounds.
Because it’s a MIDI controller, the DM48 opens the door to playing all types of sounds, using custom tunings, recording MIDI and more.
The above video captures Laurent Maur playing Billy Strayhorn’s Isfahan, using the D48 with SampleModeling’s Trumpet 3 virtual instrument.
- 12 precision pressure sensors
- Class compliant USB MIDI
- Fully customizable tunings
- Adjustable response parameters
- Compact size
- OLED display
- Anodized aluminum mouthpiece
- Adjustable breathing resistance
Pricing and Availability
The DM48 MIDI Harmonica is available in the EU for 7250 SEK (Swedish kronor) including Swedish VAT, plus shipping. Non-EU customers avoid VAT and pay 5800 SEK, but local sales tax and import duties may be added depending on destination. See the Lekholm Instruments site for more info.
via Chick Sangria