Learn to Play Blues Harp Harmonica

October 2014

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Your First Harmonica Lesson Online

Become an instant Blues Harmonica player!   This guy – the amazing Adam Gussow –  has been playing the blues harp (harmonica) for 35 years!  Here is an awesome tutorial video on YouTube where he teaches you some basics and has you actually playing a tune by the end of the 9 minute video!  Give […]

Filed under: How to Play the Harmonica by admin - 22 October 2014, No Comments

Which Harmonica is Better for Blues, a Hohner Special 20 or a Hohner Blues Harp?

Hey, I am about to buy a harmonica to mostly play blues stuff. After a few hours of research, it seems the best two harmonicas would be a Hohner Special 20 or a Hohner Blues Harp. Unfortunately, Lee Oskars are not available at my local store, and I don’t want to buy over the internet. […]

Filed under: Blues Harp Harmonica andHohner by admin - 18 May 2011, 3 Comments

Can someone suggest to me which major of BLUES HARP I should start with?

I just got an idea to learn blues harp harmonica to perform with my guitar, which major is the best to start with? I think when you start playing the blues harp harmonica you want a good middle key, higher harps and lower blues harps are a bit harder to play, if, for instance, you […]

Filed under: Blues Harp Harmonica by admin - 1 March 2011, 5 Comments

Is it Difficult to Pick Up and Learn How to Play the Harmonica?

Is it Difficult to Pick Up and Learn to Play the Harmonica? I am in a band, I sing and play guitar. I want to get into the blues scene, and start playing some blues styled music- and I am interested in adding the blues harp harmonica to my songs. Is it difficult to learn […]

Filed under: Blues Harp Harmonica by admin - 6 February 2011, 11 Comments

The NAMM Show 2011

The Namm Show 2011 Anaheim Convention Center – Anaheim, CA – January 13-16 Check out the awesome photos here: http://www.hohnerusa.com/index.php?1934    Technorati Tags: Blues Harp Harmonica, harmonica, Namm Show 2011

Filed under: Blues Harp Harmonica by admin - 23 January 2011, No Comments

What are the Notes on a Blues Harp Harmonica?

On a “C” Harp:  Its based on the type of key the harmonica is in, example ; If you’ve never heard the eight note major scale, which I find hard to imagine, it goes like this:             do   re  mi   fa   so   la  ti  do note: C D E F […]

Filed under: Blues Harp Harmonica by admin - 8 September 2010, 1 Comment

Progressing/learning blues harmonica?

Okay, I’ve started playing blues harmonica for about 2 months now. I’m good at getting single notes and bending on a draw. What should I do next? How do I get from the really beginner level to something a little bit higher? I don’t know what to look for or what to work on to […]

Filed under: How to Play the Harmonica by admin - 15 August 2010, 4 Comments

The History of the Harmonica

All you have to do is SUCK & BLOW !!!   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4wQieNMiPFw   Technorati Tags: Blues Harp Harmonica, Harmonica history, Harping the Blues, history of the harmonica, suck and blow

Filed under: Blues Harp Harmonica andHarping the Blues by admin - 28 November 2009, No Comments

FREE Harmonica TABS ! For 1000’s of Songs!

  Hey Blues Harp Players: For the newbies like me – here is a great website with thousands of FREE TABS  to help you learn songs on your harmonica.  A TAB  is like sheet music for someone who can not read sheet music. It will show the notes for a song with numbers representing each […]

Filed under: Harmonica Notes andHarmonica Sheet Music by admin - 24 September 2009, 2 Comments

Willie Foster

Willie Foster is the real deal when it comes to blues harp harmonica . Foster is a Delta singer playing shuffling tracks like he knows what it feels like to be down and out with the blues. His deep, gritty voice sings and hums the audience into submission, before his excellent, Jimmy Reed-style harmonica music […]

Filed under: Blues Harp Harmonica andHarping the Blues by admin - 12 September 2009, 3 Comments
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