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Blues Harmonica

A Comprehensive Crash Course and Overview

By Tom Ball

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A Comprehensive Crash Course and Overview. Composed by Tom Ball. Harmonica. Softcover with CD. 72 pages. Published by Centerstream Publications (HL.159).

Item Number: HL.159

ISBN 0931759722. 9x12 inches.

Now on CD!

This exciting instructional book/CD pack features a comprehensive crash-course on all aspects of the blues harmonica, including: types of harps; buying a harmonica and breaking it in; maintenance and repair; breathing and phrasing; tablature; 12-bar blues; playing with a guitarist; non-standard tunings; and much more. Written in a fun and friendly conversational style – and only in tab notation – the book encourages players to learn at a comfortable pace, while developing their own style and feel. The accompanying CD includes demonstrations to inspire and aid players in practice.

  • Indiscretion Stomp 
  • Your Mind Is In The Gutter 
  • Oh! Susanna 
  • Old Folks At Home (Swanee River) 
  • Silent Night 
  • Taps 
  • When The Saints Go Marching In