[Harp-L] tongue blocking fifths on diatonic harmonicas

Michael Rubin michaelrubinharmonica@xxxxx
Mon Aug 29 12:32:21 EDT 2016

Get a four hole spread octave on holes one and four by blocking 2 and 3.
Move your tongue slightly right and close the left side of your mouth by
one hole's width.

That is the fifth in 2 draw and 4 draw.  Learn that shape.

Hope that helps.
Michael Rubin

On Mon, Aug 29, 2016 at 10:26 AM, Hannes Schneider <
hannes.schneider.23 at xxxxx> wrote:

> Ever since I got Richard Hunter's solo harmonica CDs and listened to Sam
> Hinton on Youtube I've been wanting to learn how to play like that. The one
> thing that consistently eludes me is how to tongue block the middle hole
> out of three to play (mostly) fifths. Any help in learning how to get there
> would be greatly appreciated ...
> thanks
> hannes

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