Learn to play the harmonica in Sydney.
Here is your chance to play the world’s most portable instrument.
Easily fitting into your pocket or purse, the harmonica is ready when you are. Learn how to join informal jam sessions, and play simple solo pieces. The harmonica is central to the blues, but fits many other styles as well. Learn about them in this course.
No previous musical experience required.
- Simple harmonica rhythms and blues structures
- Single note techniques for well known tunes
- Choosing and maintaining harmonicas
- Musical etiquette: how and when to join with other players
- Harmonica history and current directions
By the end of this course you will have
- learned the basic “12 bar” blues structure, and simple harmonica patterns to fit with it
- played simple melodies, and learned how to expand your repertoire
- gained an understanding of how informal music is played, and where to join in
- learned how the harmonica developed, and who the great players are
People wanting music in their lives, in particular those who feel that music has ‘passed them by’, but would like another go
- A 10 hole harmonica in the key of 'C'
Avoid disappointment. Enrol early.
Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as all course changes will be communicated via sms or email.