Harmonica Tutorial

John Sebastian Teaches Blues Harmonica

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    Chapter 1 (7:32)

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    Chapter 2 (10:10)

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    Chapter 3 (11:54)

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    Chapter 4 (9:34)

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    Chapter 5 (10:39)

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    Chapter 6 (16:22)

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    Chapter 7 (11:25)

John Sebastian, one of the most beloved performers, songwriters and harmonica players of our time, teaches all the basics in this friendly, Homespun Harmonica Masters video tutorial series.

You’ll start by learning how to hold the instrument and play your first notes using both the “straight” scale and the blues “cross-harp” mode.

Before long you’ll be getting the sounds that the pros get, like vibrato, note-bending, wah-wahs, tonguing, rhythm playing, train effects and a variety of great licks and solos that you can use either as a soloist or in a band.

This video series lays down your solid foundation for more advanced study. Even if you already play you’ll want to take advantage of the expertise of this veteran performer and recording artist.

You’ll even get to jam along with some great rhythm grooves by Conan O’Brien Band guitarist Jimmy Vivino. By the end of this tutorial collection John sits out a few while you take over the solos. You’ll soon be blowing blues, rock and country harp with the best of them… Watch it today!

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Submitted 10 months ago

Great starter vid

This is a solid intro to harmonica. After watching this you should be able to sit in & jam with most folks, and do it confidently. An old tutorial that keeps on teaching!

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bob dylan
Submitted 1 year ago

cool video.

short and lots of good info.

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John Sebastian is an American-born singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonicist, and autoharpist, who is best known as a founder of The Lovin' Spoonful, a band inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2000, and for his impromptu appearance at the Woodstock festival in 1969, and for his No. 1 hit in 1976, "Welcome Back".

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John Sebastian Teaches Blues Harmonica is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 2 .
Rated 4.0 out of 5 by from Great starter vid This is a solid intro to harmonica. After watching this you should be able to sit in & jam with most folks, and do it confidently. An old tutorial that keeps on teaching!
Date published: 2018-02-10
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from cool video. short and lots of good info.
Date published: 2017-08-16
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