Play Harmonica (Step One Series), with CD


This exciting book/CD pack features detailed diagrams and information aimed at beginners and includes a matching CD with all the music examples and tunes played by professional musicians.

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This exciting book/CD pack features detailed diagrams and information aimed at beginners and includes a matching CD with all the music examples and tunes played by professional musicians.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780825615948
  • Publisher: Music Sales Corporation
  • Publication date: 12/28/1996
  • Series: Step One Series
  • Edition description: BOOK & CD
  • Pages: 44
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 12.00 (h) x 0.17 (d)

Table of Contents

A Little Harmonica History 5
Picking Your First Harmonica 7
Getting to Know Your Harmonica 8
Breaking In Your Harmonica 8
The Care and Feeding of Your Harmonica 8
First Steps 8
Chords 10
Tonguing 10
The Basics of Playing 11
Chord Melody 11
Chord-Melody Tunes 12
Oh, My Darling Clementine 12
My Old Kentucky Home 12
Oh, When the Saints Go Marching In 12
The Streets of Laredo 13
Drink to Me Only with Thine Eyes 13
Single Notes 16
Single-Note Tunes 16
Home, Sweet Home 16
Polly Wolly Doodle 17
She'll Be Comin' round the Mountain 17
Tenting Tonight 18
The Camptown Races 18
Notation 19
The Blues 22
Bending Notes 26
Riffs 27
Soloing on the Blues 29
Harmonica Styles 32
Folk Harmonica 32
Blues Harmonica 33
Jazz and Pop Harmonica 35
Country Harmonica 38
Rock Harmonica 39
Amplified Harmonica 39
A Final Note 41
Position Chart 42
Enharmonic Equivalents 42
Bibliography 43
Discography 44
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2009

    I Also Recommend:

    Play Harmonica Step by Step by Pickow

    I found the book very well written and easy to follow. CD was very helpful too

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