Group Harp Sessions on Zoom this Week!

Come and join the Zoom harmonica party!

Our next weekly Zoom group sessions are on the following dates..

•  Beginners – Wednesdays 6pm-7pm (UK Time)
•  Intermediates – Thursdays 6pm-7pm (UK Time)

Zoom: 914-617-7410 058464

Email or text us via our Contact page if you’d like to join in, and we’ll send you a link. Click the logo to download Zoom – if you’ve never used it, don’t be shy, there are plenty of short tutorials on YouTube.If you enjoy your Zoom harmonica workshop and would like to show your appreciation afterwards, just enter paypal.me/harpsurgery into your browser and your contribution will be most welcome.

Programmme & Resources

General
•  Harmonica Map – Map
•  Piano Keyboard Map – Map

Beginners (C harmonica required)
We’re continuing single note playing, using couplets, taking first steps in octaves and tongue blocking, and overlaying melodies…

•  Pentatonic & Blues Scale (C Harmonica) – Tab
•  Couplets Exercise – Tab
•  When The Saints Go Marching In – mp3
•  When The Saints Go Marching In – Tab
•  Swing Low Sweet Chariot – Tab
•  She’ll be Coming Round The Mountain – Tab
•  Pentatonic & Blues Scale (C Harmonica) – Tab

Intermediates (various keys of harmonica required)
We’re starting work on High End Blow Bends, Throat Vibrato, First Overblows, Summertime playback, and reviewing Playing fast using Articulation…

•  Breathing exercise Tab
•  Summertime (3rd Position on C harmonica) – mp3
•  Summertime (3rd Position on C harmonica – Performance) – Tab
•  Inchworm (Loesser) (Ostinato 6B# exercise) Tab
•  Jesu Joy (JS Bach) Outro section arpeggio 6B# exercise  Tab
•  Moonlight Sonata (Beethoven) 1st Movement intro arpeggio 4B# exercise Tab