COVID-19
TurboDog Pledge

Dear TurboHarp Community,
Nothing is more important to us than your health and safety.
That's why we are taking extra measures, using a two-step process, to assure that all of our products are thoroughly sanitized and disinfected before we ship them to you.
We wish all of you continued good health.
Sincerely,
TurboDog

30 Day
Satisfaction Guarantee

If you do not absolutely love your new TurboHarp product - return it within 30 days for a full refund!

International Customers

We currently ship to Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden and the UK.
If you don't see your country on the list, Email Us to inquire about shipping options.

What's New


Jim "TurboDog" Antaki
talks about his latest
TurboHarp invention
The TuneMaster
The World's 1st Tunable Harmonica

Harmonica Research


PHYSICS, PHYSIOLOGY, AND PHOENTICS OF THE HARMONICA
 AntakaMatics, Inc. is devoted to the technological advancement of the harmonica. We strive to improve the enjoyment of this delightful instrument--through research of physics, physiology, and phonetics and by engineering innovations that enhance the playing experience. This page contains an assortment of the research we have performed over the past two decades.
Special thanks to Henry T. Bahnson, MD,cardiac surgeon, Chairman of Department of Surgery, U Pittsburgh, 1863-1987.
 As well as our colleagues Quinter Beery (otolaryngologist), and Greg Burgreen (aerospace engineer).
 

 

 

Voyage Inside Harmonica Mouth And Beyond

 

The above video is an introduction to our laryngoscopy experiments by Dr. Henry T. Bahnson, MD, former Chair of Surgery at Univeristy of Pittsburgh Medical Center. (in collaboration with Drs. Quinter Beery and James Antaki.)

 

X-ray and Ultrasound Video
 

 

Wind Tunnel" Experiments

 

 

 
PHYSIOLOGY AND PHOENETICS OF THE DIATONIC HARMONICA
Lecture Presented at Acoustic Society of America Conference, Pittsburgh, 2002

PDF Lecture 2002

 

 
AEROELASTIC ANALYSIS OF CLOSING REED OF THE DIATONIC HARMONICA
Lecture Presented at Acoustic Society of America Conference, San Diego, 2011

PDF Lecture  2011

 

 AEROELASTIC COMPUTER SIMULATION

 

AEROELASTIC AND PHYSICAL DYNAMICS OF THE DIATONIC HARMONICA BY BAHNSON AND ANTAKI, JASA, 1998

PDF of Acoustical