Blues Harmonica Jam Tracks & Soloing Concepts #2

by David Barrett
$14.99
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CLEARANCE PRICED! Book/Online audio set. The audio contains 9 new jam tracks. They range from slow to very fast, and demonstrate common deviations from the standard 12-bar blues, including one in a minor key. The book teaches phrasing and how to build solos and instrumental songs as the 12-bar blues structure repeats during a song. Beginning to intermediate. 32 pp.   More Details...
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Contents:

A Word from the Author

Section 1- Notation

  • Harmonica Tablature
  • Rhythm
  • Notation Specific to Harmonica

Section 2 - What is Blues?

  • Construction of the Major Scale
  • Chord Construction
  • 12 Bar Blues Example

Section 3 - Form Elements

  • Opening Licks
  • Opening Licks
  • Breaks
  • Endings

Section 4 - Phrasing Level 2

  • Organizing a Solo
  • Contrast Example
  • 24 Measure Solo
  • Organizing a Song: Head Example
  • Opening Example
  • Soloing Blocks
  • 1st Through 3ro Hole Soloing Block & Chord Tones
  • Chord Tone Soloing Example & Techniques Available
  • Example Song Using 1st Through 3ro Hole Soloing Block
  • 1st Through 4t11 Hole Soloing Block: Octave Example

Section 5 - Soloing Themes

  • Soloing Theme Example: Big Boy's Jam

Section 6 - Study Exercises

Section 7 - Blues Harmonica Jam Tracks

  • 12 Bar Jam #1 - Key of F Major (Bb Harmonica) Medium-fast shuffle
  • 12 Bar Jam #2 - Key of A Major (D Harmonica) Medium-fast shuffle
  • 12 Bar Jam #3 - Key of A Major (D Harmonica) Slow blues
  • 12 Bar Jam #4 - Key of F Minor (Bb, Eb, & FNM Harmonica) 16 Bar minor
  • 12 Bar Jam #5 - Key of Bb Major {Eb Harmonica) Fast blues with walking bass
  • 12 Bar Jam #6 - Key of D Major (G Harmonica) Medium shuffle with slide guitar
  • 12 Bar Jam #7 - Key of G Major (C Harmonica) Medium shuffle with breaks
  • 12 Bar Jam #8 - Key of A Minor (ANM & G Harmonica) Medium-slow minor blues
  • 12 Bar Jam #9 - Key of G Major (C Harmonica) Fast shuffle with syncopation

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