Sun, Feb 25th | 3:00 PM
Now that you can play some 12-bar blues, explore the elusive techniques of the masters to expand your sound and fatten up your tone. Learn everything you need to know about note bending and tongue blocking. In Chicago Blues Harp 4, examine the rich legacy of recordings left by the masters. Study the solos and accompaniment styles of Little Walter, Jimmy Reed, Big Walter Horton and Sonny Boy Williamson. The class provides detailed solo transcriptions each week. Both levels begin class with an amplified jam.
Chicago Blues Harp 2 ability or ability to play blues licks from recordings.
Please bring a recording device and 10-hole diatonic harmonicas in the keys of C and A.