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National Harmonica League - Supporting the harmonica community since 1935

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2021 Festival and AGM

To access the festival or AGM you can click here or to enter manually via zoom the meeting ID is 942 3074 7187 passcode 185909

Our festivals in 2020

  • The next annual International Harmonica Festival will now be at Hillscourt, Rednal, Birmingham, B45 8RS, over the weekend of 9 - 11 October, 2020.
  • The next Chromatic Weekend will take place over the weekend of 20 - 21 June, 2020 at Hillscourt, Rednal, Birmingham, B45 8RS, UK
  • Details of the artists and arrangements will be added to the festival pages as they become available.

Useful links

Feb - Mar 2020

6 magazines per year.

Feb, April, June, Aug, Oct, Dec.

Link to older magazines

Link to music files mentioned in magazine articles.

The February/March 2020 issue of Harmonica World was mailed out to NHL members on 31st January 2020.


  • Roger Trobridge tributes to Steve Jennings and Norm Dobson
  • Unknown Celebrities...? by Tony Craven
  • The Archivist preserving our heritage by Roger Trobridge
  • Douglas Tate, UK Chromatic Legend by Barbara Tate
  • Neil Warren Previews the Chromatic Weekend 20th - 21st June
  • Your Lucky Number is Six! by Eva Hurt
  • How do you play a single note...? by Ben Hewlett
  • My Music, my Tremolo and I by Donald Black
  • Norman Darwen Reviews Margie Goldsmith/Sugar Blue/Greg Miller/11 Guys/Eddie Martin
  • HarmonicaUKand our 2020 Vision

National Harmonica League

The NHL is Britain's national harmonica association, with members world wide, and a registered charity, supporting, helping and encouraging the playing of all types of music on the chromatic, diatonic, tremolo, octave, bass, chord and orchestral harmonicas. Paul Jones is our President.