[Harp-L] Whiskey Before Breakfast - Major Cross

Dennis Fischette dmfischette@xxxxx
Fri Feb 10 00:08:08 EST 2017

Excellent Greg, good job my friend !!

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> On Feb 9, 2017, at 5:36 PM, Leonard Schwartzberg <leonard1 at xxxxx> wrote:
> That was an incredible video.... !!!    Thanks for sharing it with me.   Personally, I spend my time trying (trying and trying) to learn Blues, but surely appreciate your fine playing of blue-grass.   Greg:   Do you tongue-block as you play (which is what I'm trying hard to do)?   I'm enjoying tongue-blocking, but your notes are so very clean, I wonder the technique, so that I can continue to focus more directly.   Thanks, Leonard
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> From: Harp-L [mailto:harp-l-bounces at xxxxx] On Behalf Of Greg Jones
> Sent: Thursday, February 09, 2017 5:24 PM
> To: Harp-L
> Subject: [Harp-L] Whiskey Before Breakfast - Major Cross
> After watching and listening to Tony Eyers play Whiskey Before Breakfast at
> least 100 times, I set out to learn it myself.
> It is a work in progress and I still have a long way to go to learn this
> difficult song.
> I say in the video caption that I am using Melody Maker, but actually I am
> using major cross. The bent notes were just not quite working for me so I
> re-tuned them after seeing some material on major cross tuning that Tony
> put out.
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CXIvHOKvYjw
> Naturally if this tuning is something you want to try, I sell them in the
> Seydel line.
> I can easily tune it back to standard RICHTER or Country Tuning if it
> doesn't suit you.
> *Greg Jones*
> *16:23 Harmonicas*
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