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Welcome to the official Steve Baker homepage. Here you'll find detailed information about the influential harmonica artist and HOHNER endorser.

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World Harmonica Festival, 01. - 05. Nov. 2017

Every four years, the Fédération Internationale de l'Harmonica (FIH) presents the World Harmonica Festival in Trossingen, Germany. The biggest harmonica festival in the world, with competitions, concerts, workshops and sessions, attracts players from many different countries for five days of total immersion in the "Mecca of the Harmonica". The musical spectrum ranges from classical music to jazz, rock and blues.

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New CD – The RIAS Session

Alexis Korner, Tony Sheridan & Steve Baker live in the RIAS studio, West Berlin, June 19th 1981

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Blues Harp App for iPad

An exciting and practical way of learning how to play the blues harp in a wide range of contemporary styles

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New Interview

"40 years of living from and with the harmonica" - Steve tells Swedish harmonica society Harpmeet how it was …

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New Marine Band Videos

Steve, Joe Filisko and David Barrett discuss the legendary Hohner Marine Band harmonica and explain why this model (the original blues harp) remains their instrument of choice. They also talk about the recent developments in the Marine Band range including the Deluxe, Crossover and Thunderbird. Nice infotainment.

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Baker in India

From November 21st - 25th Steve gave harp workshops at the Furtados School of Music in Mumbai, India as well as performing on the Himalayan Blues Festival at the Blue Frog club on November 22nd. He returned in January 2013 for further workshops in Mumbai, Poona and Bangalore.

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