Turner Microphones

What's that Turner Mic?

Model 22. 22X crystal, 22D dynamic. PA and amateur radio. Satin Chrome finish. Crystal 60-9,000 hz. Dynamic 100-9,000hz. Could be ordered with a slide switch.

Also 22C ceramic.

Model 33. 33X Crystal or 33D Dynamic. Satin Chrme finish. for 'fine reproduction'. Crystal 60-9,000hz or Dynamic 100-9,000hz. Dynamic 50 ohm, 200 ohm or high impedance.

Also 33C ceramic.

Model 34X. High fidelity Semi directional crystal unit. Bimorph moisture sealed crystal. (what the hell is a bimorph. I shudder to think!) Shock proof. 60-10,000hz.

Also 34C ceramic.

Model 807,808,809 "Chief" baked on gray enamel.

807 - Ceramic 80-7000hz

808 - Dynamic 60-8500hz

809 - Magnetic 100-8000hz

Model BX or BD. "Low cost" streamlined mic with brown Metalustre finish.

Model BX - crystal - 60-7,000hz

Model BD - Dynamic 100-6,000hz with 50 ohm, 200 ohm or high impedance.

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The JT30 Page Popular links

I began collecting data about the microphones used by blue harp players before there was an internet. I began organizing it into JT30.com in the late 1990s. I accumulated more stuff than I remember. This is some of it.

Street Theory

A Harp Player’s Guide to Music Theory

Learning Harp

Picking Up Blues Harp

A guide to learning to play Blues Harp

Microphone Information

Usenet Articles

Harp Amps

I've been collecting Harp Amps for a while. This is the old Harpamps.com website. There is lots of information here. Here a coupld of links.

Harp Tab

A collection of songs and riffs that I’ve worked out over the years, plus some libraries of stuff I’ve converted to tablature. I’ve included most of the notes and instructions that helped me when I was learning to play blues harmonica.

Basic Riffs Simple harp tabs for songs Blues riffs and phrases.

Harp-L Archives 1992 to 2002


Harp Frequently Asked Questions