DescriptionMake Your Harmonica Work Better There is a vast amount of knowledge throughout the world about how to make the harmonica sound better and play better, but little of it is written down.
DescriptionPlay the harmonica now, with the revolutionary Instant Harmonica. This book and accompanying audio will teach the beginner, or novice, basic technique, popular tunes and blues playing, a little theory and some special effects used by professional players. No previous knowledge of music necessary.SonglistAll My LovingBlues BlowBlues For DianeBy The Time I Get To PhoenixCan´t Smile Without YouEastendersFeelings (Dime)He´s Got The Whole World In His HandHe´s Got The Whole World In His HandsI Know Him So WellJambalaya (On The Bayou)Killing Me Softly With His SongMichael Row The Boat AshoreMorning Has Broken/Amazing GraceMr B´s BluesNowhere ManSailing [Downs, Colin]Spirit In The SkyWhen The Saints Go Marching InWith A Little Help From My Friends
DescriptionThis pack contains absolutely everything you need to learn the Harmonica...including a Harmonica itself! This step-by-step method will guide you smoothly through your first notes, giving you basic breathing patterns and your first simple tunes. As your confidence grows, so will your knowledge of the instrument as gradually more notes are added and the songs and melodies become progressively more difficult. Furthermore, you will learn how to comp with simple chords and rhythms, learn some very funky breathing patterns, and discover how to bend notes and add phrasing like a seasoned pro. An accompanying CD is included, and is packed with specially recorded backing tracks that will allow you to hear your own playing against a real band, as well as providing demonstration performances to help you along. The course is punctuated with dozens of hints and tips including how to care for your instrument and its reeds, and all lessons are fully illustrated with clear pictures and diagrams.
Media Type : BookLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : All StylesSeries : Gig SaversNumber of pages : 16The Gig SaversTM series has been designed to give studying harmonica players answers to common questions in a brief, affordable, yet informative fashion. Essential Theory covers the main body of music knowledge needed by all harmonica players. Music reading, how to build chromatic and diatonic scales, all triad chord qualities, position theory, and the 12 bar blues progression are taught.
Media Type : BookLevel : Multiple LevelsMusical Genre : BluesNumber of pages : 84Written for diatonic and chromatic harmonica, this is one of the hottest-selling blues harp books available. As usual, Phil Duncan´s instructions are thorough and easy to understand. One of the best books in this popular harmonica style. The blues technique of playing cross-harp is clearly presented. Chords and melody, bending, tones and vibrato are but a few skills that are taught. No previous musical knowledge is necessary.
DescriptionThis 51/2 x 8 ´Qwikguide´ book/audio set is a quick, informative manual about chromatic Harmonica. It takes you through the fundamentals of the instrument using standard notation and harmonica tablature (arrows and numbers), making the chromatic accessible to everyone.This book does not require any previous knowledge of music. You learn by playing music that you can recognise. This book will use the 12 or 16 hole chromatic Harmonica in the key of C. Twenty-six tunes are presented with lyrics and suggested accompaniment chords. Audio download available online.
The harmonica is an awesome choice for anyone who wants to learn a musical instrument. It is easy to learn and can fit into a variety of musical styles and genres. In an easy-to-understand style, this audiobook provides interesting facts about the harmonica, a list of important terms, the parts of the harmonica, and other relevant information. It also provides practice exercises, suggested tunes, and instruction on many of the basic and advanced fundamentals.From this audiobook, you will learn:The influence of the harmonica on all music genresA primer on harmonica jargonHow to choose the right harmonicaChromatic harmonica vs. diatonic harmonicaThe basic how-to needed to play the harmonica, including the proper hand position, mouth position, and breathing techniquesThe location of music notes on both chromatic and diatonic harmonicasAdvanced techniques to manipulate notes and improvise a musical selectionCreating riffs and licksNote tabulation to play a variety of popular tunesTips and suggestions on how to make the most of a musical practice sessionThe harmonica is an easy-to-play instrument. It is a life-long skill that has enjoyed acceptance by some of the most renowned musicians in the world. You can also play it at family gatherings, community events, as well as in blues and jazz clubs. Research has shown that learning to play a musical instrument has tremendous benefits for a person’s mental, emotional, and physical health. The harmonica is especially helpful in strengthening breathing. But, mostly, playing the harmonica is fun and rewarding. Whether you are a beginner or someone who is looking to learn something new, picking up a harmonica is a great way to broaden your musical knowledge. Let this audiobook be your first step toward accomplishing this goal. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Derik Hendrickson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/142172/bk_acx0_142172_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.