Weekday Harmonica Live

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Harmonica Class

Join the fun every weekday at 11 am Mountain Time for beginning harmonica class. No musical experience or skills necessary. We start each day with a short beginner tutorial.

More sheet music and our newsletter is in our HARMONICA LIBRARY

 

 

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Weekday Harmonica Class

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No classes on Thursday or Friday this week.

Weekday Harmonica Class #57 Tuesday November 24: https://youtu.be/ewvXbPe_Lfs
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Playlist for the week:

November 23 through 27:

  • Warm-Up
    • Everyday: Diatonic Notes in C PDF
    • Mondays: Kumbaya 4 PDF
    • Tuesdays: Ode to Joy 5 PDF
    • Wednesdays: Simple Gifts 6 PDF
    • Thursdays: When the Saints Go Marching In 4 PDF
    • Everyday: You Are My Sunshine 3 PDF
  • Diatonic
    • NEW: Adeste Fidelis ~9 PDF
    • NEW: Auld Lang Syne ~10 PDF
    • El Noi de la Mare 5 PDF
    • NEW: Over the River and Through the Woods PDF
    • Silent Night 7 PDF
    • We Wish You a Merry Christmas 6 PDF
  • Chromatic
    • Ashokan Farewell ~5 PDF
    • It Came Upon a Midnight Clear 3 PDF
    • NEW: Silver Bells 4 PDF
    • White Christmas 6 PDF
  • Theory: Send me an email for the answer sheets

    • Diatonic Notes in C PDF
    • Chromatic Notes in C PDF
    • Drunken Sailor PDF
    • Frère Jacques PDF
    • Go Tell Aunt Rhody PDF

 

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How to Play Harmonica

You’ll need a diatonic harmonica in the Key of C. Here are some recommended choices in order of price.

To play the advanced music you’ll need a chromatic harmonica. Here are two recommendations in order of price.

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Daily Fundamentals:

  • Wash your hands. Brush your teeth.
  • Drink plenty of water.
  • Sit up tall and pretty. Breathe from your belly.
  • Pucker up. Gross! Kiss the harmonica … what?
  • Be ready to “tooo.” Don’t blow too hard.
  • Cup the harmonica with both hands.
  • Move your hands, not your face.
  • Harmonica tabs:
    • 4 blow
    • ~4 draw
    • 4* blow with button in
    • ~4* draw with button in

 

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