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Our Harmonica Lessons give you a fantastic 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.

Join this course to learn essential harmonica skills that will help guide you through your musical journey.

Learning outcomes

By the end of these harmonica lessons, you should 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

What will be covered in this course?

  • 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

Who is this course for?

Everyone who has an interest in music. No prior experience required.

What to bring to class

  • A 10 hole harmonica in the key of 'C'

Classes

Harmonica Lessons: How To Play Harmonica

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Course testimonials:

  • said: Tony was excellent & very informative.

  • said: it was close, it drew a nice little group of people and it kick started my journey with the harmonica - something I've been wanting to do for 30 years!

  • said: 5 Stars!

  • said: The teacher, Tony, was very personable, patient and with good humour, especially considering the course was all online due to COVID restrictions. He taught us the basics and a good foundation to take it further. Venue rating is non-applicable as we all had to learn from home as venues were closed.

  • said: Student gave this course 4.5 stars

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