MOLLN. Iron production and processing is an essential part of our regional identity, which has shaped our culture.
Since the Upper Austrian state exhibition in 1998, our traditional jaw's harp production has also been a museum with the aim of reviving the centuries-old and long tradition of JAW HARP production in Molln.
Learn how to use old historical tools, machines and materials from
ONCE to TODAY
a legendary & centuries-old instrument known around the world is created.
Hardening process of the jaw harp tongues in the muffle furnace at temperatures up to 1200 ° C - one of the most important work steps to make the jaw harp playing
You will be astonished
HOW & WHERE
Communicating and playing music in the most different cultures all over the world with Jaw Harps …
Collections of INTERNATIONAL Jaw Harps and Models
from many different countries in the world
documents and interesting things which belongs to the topic
"Jaw harps from all over the world"
(mouth harp, guimbarde, Chomus, vargan, jew´s harp…)
can be visited in our jaw harp workshop & museum.