Blues harmonica is the most popular and influential style of
harmonica playing, and it forms the basis for playing harmonica in
other styles such as rock and country. Blues Harmonica for
Dummies gives you a wealth of content devoted to the blues
approach?specific techniques and applications, including
bending and making your notes sound richer and fuller with
tongue-blocked enhancements; use of amplification to develop a
blues sound; blues licks and riffs; constructing a blues harmonica
solo; accompanying singers; historical development of blues styles;
and important blues players and recordings.
The accompanying audio CD features all the musical examples from
the book, plus play-along exercises and songs that let you hear the
sound you're striving for.
In-depth coverage of major blues harmonica techniques
Blues song forms, improvisation, and accompanying singers
Information on blues history and personalities
If you're intrigued by the idea of understanding and mastering
the compelling (yet mysterious) art of playing blues on the
harmonica, Blues Harmonica For Dummies has you covered.
CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included
as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after