Harmonica For Dummies (For Dummies (Sports & Hobbies))047033729X, 9780470337295
Description:Are you hankering to play the harmonica? Harmonica For Dummies is an easy-to-read practice guide that gives you step-by-step instructions and gets you making music in no time! Even if youre an experienced harmonica player, this jump-in-anywhere reference is packed with tips and playing techniques that will take your skills to the next level.This fast, fun, hands-on guide helps you choose your first harmonica and shows you how to hold it, make your first sounds, and keep it clean and working well. Helpful diagrams show you how to shape sounds using your tongue, throat, and hands. Before you know it youll be playing melodies, chugging out rhythms, and bending notes with ease. Youll also pick up some basics of music theory and learn how to read the notation and tablature for all the music in the book. Discover how to:Play right out of the box with little or no experienceMake that wonderful wailing soundCreate exciting rhythms and play soloUnderstand how the harmonica worksPlay all of the music on the Bonus CDRead tablature, educate your eye, and develop your earBreath correctly while playingBend notes up and downPlay one harp in many keysDevelop your style in blues rock, country, folk, and morePlay with other musiciansWork with a microphone to create great soundsSo stop dreaming and start playing! Harmonica For Dummies will get you wailing in no time!Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.