Home / Forums / Melodica construction, repair and maintenance / Tuning a new melodica. When? / Reply To: Tuning a new melodica. When? Reply To: Tuning a new melodica. When? February 26, 2015 at 8:12 pm #4239 OfirParticipant Thank you Alan. I already fixed the gaps for the reeds today, as some of the notes were half responsive. I’ll wait with the tuning. As a side note, what a difference! I’m coming from a beginner’s Swan 37, and the warmness and responsiveness of the Yamaha is absolutely a different story.