[Harp-L] Looking for Guidance
Ken H in Ohio
Wed Jun 13 13:11:41 EDT 2018
There's a YouTube Playlist of this album (Great Harmonica
Ken H in OH
On Wed, Jun 13, 2018 at 12:37 PM, David McCurry <david.mccurry at xxxxx> wrote:
> I would start with getting the sounds in your head. Load up on music tracks
> from the Yazoo collection of early harp, especially Jaybird Coleman and
> Jazz Gillum. The pre-war harmonica jazz stuff is full of 1st position
> masterful playing. "Harmonica Blues: Great Harmonica Performances of the
> 20s and 30s" (YaZoo 1053 and #2019) is a great place to start.
> On Wed, Jun 13, 2018 at 11:42 AM, Ross Macdonald <pdxharpdog at xxxxx>
>> Harp-L community: I have historically neglected my jug-band first
>> position high octave blow bend melody skills ala Will Shade/Memphis jug
>> band., etc., and now want to improve.
>> Any tutorials/step by instructions, how-to guidance or specific exercises
>> you can recommend?
>> Appreciate any assistance you can direct my way.
>> Ross Macdonald
> David S McCurry, EdD
> DS McCurry Fine Arts Studio
> Jacaranda Educational Development, LLC
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