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Gary Jugert’s Big Book of Harmonica

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Gary Jugert’s Big Book of Harmonica

I update this book regularly so don’t waste paper by printing it out. Here’s the latest update: PDF

 

Individual Files from the Big Book:

Diatonic

Resources:

  • Diatonic Notes in C PDF
  • Practice Log PDF

Songs:

  1. Amazing Grace 6 PDF
  2. Brahms’ Lullabye 5 PDF
  3. Colorado Trail 5 PDF
  4. Daisy Bell 9 PDF
  5. For He’s a Jolly Good Fellow 4 PDF
  6. Happy Birthday 6 PDF
  7. Home on the Range 6 PDF
  8. Kumbaya 4 PDF
  9. Morning Has Broken 4 PDF
  10. Ode to Joy 5 PDF
  11. Simple Gifts 6 PDF
  12. Streets of Laredo 6 PDF
  13. When the Saints Go Marching In 4 PDF
  14. Wildwood Flower 5 PDF 
  15. Yankee Doodle 7 PDF
  16. You Are My Sunshine 3 PDF

 

Chromatic

Resources:

  • Chromatic Notes in C PDF
  • Practice Log PDF

Songs:

  1. Ash Grove 3 PDF
  2. Beautiful Dreamer ~5 PDF
  3. Danny Boy ~2* PDF
  4. Scarborough Fair ~3 PDF

 

Songs in the Member’s-Only Area

Link to Membership Page Coming Soon

Diatonic Songs for Members:

  1. Edelweiss 5
  2. Hallelujah 4
  3. Love Me Tender 6
  4. Summertime 8

Chromatic Songs for Members:

  1. Over the Rainbow 5

Gary Jugert’s Big Book of Harmonica in the Future

Requests: Over the Rainbow, Ain’t No Sunshine, and What a Wonderful World, Follow You Follow Me, Can You Feel the Love Tonight, I Will Always Love You, Black is the Color of My True Loves Hair, Moon River, Can’t Help Falling in Love, Annie’s Song, At Last, Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You, We’ve Only Just Begun, Without You, Ain’t No Sunshine, My Girl, Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, Both Sides Now, Close to You

Songs We’ll Get to Someday

Which ones you wanna do first?

  • A Tisket A Tasket
  • Ah Vous Dirai Je Maman
  • Ain’t No Sunshine
  • Aint Gonna Rain No Mo
  • All Along the Watch Tower
  • All My Loving
  • All Through the Night
  • Alouette
  • Amen
  • America
  • America the Beautiful
  • And I Love Her
  • Annie Laurie
  • As the Caissons Go Rolling Along
  • Au Clair de la Lune
  • Banks of the Ohio
  • Battle Hymn of the Republic
  • Beverly Hillbillies Theme
  • Big Rock Candy Mountain
  • Bingo
  • Black is the Color of My True Loves Hair
  • Blow the Man Down
  • Blowin’ In the Wind
  • Blue Bells of Scotland
  • Blue Room
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Bojangles
  • Brown Eyed Girl
  • Buffalo Gals
  • Bugs Bunny Theme
  • Bye Bye Love
  • Camptown Races
  • Cant Help Falling In Love
  • Carnival of Venice
  • Church in the Wildwood
  • Cielito Lindo
  • Clementine
  • Connaughtman’s Rambles
  • Day Tripper
  • Day-O
  • Deck the Halls
  • Dixie
  • Do Re Mi
  • Down in the Valley
  • Drunken Sailor
  • Dueling Banjos
  • Easy
  • Farmer in the Dell
  • Flintstones Theme
  • Frankie and Johnnie
  • Freight Train
  • Frere Jacques
  • Get Back
  • Gilligan’s Island
  • Go Tell Aunt Rhody
  • Good Night Ladies
  • Goodnight, Irene
  • Green Acres Theme
  • Hail to the Chief
  • Harvest Home Hornpipe
  • He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands
  • Heart of Gold
  • Here, There, and Everywhere
  • Hey Jude
  • Hogan’s Heroes
  • Hokey Pokey
  • Home Sweet Home
  • House of the Rising Sun
  • How Much is that Doggie in the Window
  • Hush Little Baby
  • I Love You Truly
  • I Was Made to Love Her
  • I’m a Little Teapot
  • I’m An Old Cowhand from the Rio Grande
  • I’ve Been Working on the Railroad
  • Imagine
  • In the Good Ole Summertime
  • Irish Washerwoman
  • Isn’t She Lovely
  • Itsy Bitsy Spider
  • Jamaica Farewell
  • Jambalaya (On the Bayou)
  • Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring
  • Joy to the World
  • Juke
  • Just Like a Woman
  • Kesh Jig
  • Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door
  • La Cucaracha
  • Lean on Me
  • Leaving on a Jet Plane
  • Let It Be
  • Let It Go (Frozen)
  • Let It Snow
  • Light My Fire
  • Lili Marlene
  • Little Brown Jug
  • London Bridge
  • Lone Ranger Theme
  • Love Me Do
  • Loves Old Sweet Song
  • Man on the Flying Trapeze
  • Marine Hymn
  • Mary Had a Little Lamb or Merrily We Roll Along
  • McLeod’s Reel
  • Michael Row Your Boat Ashore
  • Moon River
  • My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean
  • My Favorite Martian
  • My Girl
  • My Spaghetti Monster
  • My Wild Irish Rose
  • Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen
  • Nobody Needs to Know
  • Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
  • Oh Susanna
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Old MacDonald
  • Ole Grey Mare
  • Olympics Theme
  • On Top of Old Smokey
  • On Top of Spaghetti
  • Parting Glass
  • Pay Me My Money Down
  • Peter Gunn
  • Piano Man
  • Pink Panther
  • Pop Goes the Weasel
  • Popeye
  • Puff the Magic Dragon
  • Red River Valley
  • Reveille
  • Ring of Fire
  • Rock Lobster
  • Rock-a-Bye Baby
  • Row Row Row Your Boat
  • Santa Lucia
  • Scotland the Brave
  • Sesame Street Theme
  • Shady Grove
  • She’ll Be Comin’ Round the Mountain
  • Shenandoah
  • Sidewalks of New York
  • Simpsons Theme
  • Skip to My Loo
  • So Long It’s Been Good to Know Yuh
  • Soft Kitty
  • Sound of Silence
  • Stairway to Heaven
  • Stand By Me
  • Star of the County Down
  • Star Wars Main Theme
  • Star-Spangled Banner
  • Super Mario Bros Theme
  • Susanna
  • Swanee River
  • Sweet Caroline
  • Swing Low Sweet Chariot
  • Take Me Home, Country Roads
  • Take Me Out to the Ball Game
  • Taps
  • Tennessee Waltz
  • Tenting Tonight
  • Tequila
  • The Boxer
  • The More We Get Together
  • The Office Theme
  • The Times They Are A-Changin’
  • This Land Is Your Land
  • This Little Light of Mine
  • This Old Man
  • Three Blind Mice
  • Timber
  • Tom Dooley
  • Turkey in the Straw
  • Turn! Turn! Turn!
  • Under the Bamboo Tree
  • Wabash Cannonball
  • Wade in the Water
  • Waltzing Matilda
  • Warner Bros. Theme
  • Wedding March
  • Whammer Jammer
  • What a Wonderful World
  • Wheels on the Bus
  • When I Grow Too Old to Dream
  • When Irish Eyes Are Smiling
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home
  • When You Were Sweet Sixteen
  • Where, Oh Where, Has My little Dog Gone
  • William Tell Overture
  • With A Little Help from My Friends
  • Work Song
  • Yellow Rose of Texas
  • Yesterday
  • You Gotta Move
  • Your Cheatin’ Heart

Holiday Tunes

Coming Winter of 2020

  • Auld Lang Syne
  • Away in A Manger
  • Dreidel Song
  • First Noel
  • Frosty the Snowman
  • Hark the Herald Angels Sing
  • Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
  • Here Comes Santa Claus
  • Holy Night
  • It Came Upon A Midnight Clear
  • Jingle Bells
  • Little Town of Bethlehem
  • O Christmas Tree
  • O Come, All Ye Faithful
  • O Little Town of Bethlehem
  • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
  • Silent Night
  • Silver Bells
  • Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
  • We Three Kings
  • We Wish You A Merry Christmas

LeBron James plays harmonica not as good as you.

DebsGecko

Lanny and Deb had a gecko sneak into their house and hide behind the printer. When Deb plays harmonica the gecko comes out to listen. She’s the pied piper of harmonica. If being a musician doesn’t work out, she could go into the lizard wrangling business.