Steve Guyger and his guitarist Billy Flynn both give us a blues performance along with a few words about this series.
Steve gives us an in-depth look at Chicago blues history and a bit about a the different famous blues musicians including the popular 'Sonny Boy Williamson.'
In this video, Steve gives us the basics about the Harmonica. Then, he shows us and how to hold and play the harmonica for the first time.
Sound & Tone2:30
This video focuses on helping you understand the difference between sound and tone. Steve talks about breathing and how to exercise your breathing for harmonica playing.
Now for the fun part, Steve talks about the different Techniques including Bending, Fanning, Warbles Trills and Flutters.
Steve talks about chords and shows us how to play a large variety of chords. Steve also teaches us about octaves, chord hangs and progressions.
Using Positions & Tone12:47
In this video, Steve shows us the different positions and goes deeper into tone and technique.
Playing in a Band16:26
Steve teaches us about different band formats and how important structure is while performing with other musicians.
Play-Along Backing Tracks7:44
Billy Flynn gives us some awesome backing tracks. These are used for practicing along with on the harmonica.
Steve wraps things up with a few final words and gives us one last performance with Billy Flynn.
Learn authentic blues harmonica styles and techniques from master bluesman Steve Guyger in this special instructional video series.
Steve shares many valuable playing secrets, concepts, and insights into the rich and timeless traditions of blues harp.
You'll learn Harmonica History, Basics, Techniques, Sound and Tone, Playing Chords, Blues Progressions, How to Use Positions, and Keys, Playing in a Band and more.
Joined by celebrated Chicago blues guitarist Billy Flynn, the series also features plenty of inspiring and soulful performances. As an added bonus, guitar backing tracks are included so you can jam along!
If you're into blues harp, this video series can't be missed. Watch "Blues Harmonica Featuring Steve Guyger" today!
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