This terrific method book with online audio examples specific to the diatonic harmonica covers all six positions!
It contains more than 20 songs and musical examples that take beginners from the basics on through to the most advanced techniques available for the contemporary harmonica player. Each section contains appropriate songs and exercises (demonstrated on the audio tracks) that enable the player to quickly learn the various concepts presented. Every aspect of this versatile musical instrument is explored and explained in easy-to-understand detail with illustrations. Includes information on: posture, breathing, hand positions, music reading, vibrato, playing amplified harmonica with a mic, note-bending, modes and more! Musical styles covered include traditional, blues, country and folk, with convenient cross-references to other Hal Leonard harmonica publications.
Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star
On Top of Old Smokey
For He’s a Jolly Good Fellow
Trouble in Mind
This is another light on theory, no nonsense, ‘hands on’ method, suitable for the adult learner, and existing player wishing to understand more about the dynamics of the harmonica.
You will require a harmonica in the key of C to use with this book.
Audio is accessed online using the unique code inside the book and can be streamed or downloaded.
Item No. HL00841285