Jerry Portnoy - Blues Harmonica Masterclass
Jerry Portnoy Blues Harmonica Masterclass PDF. 3-CD box set with with instructional CDs & accompanying book is a comprehensive & easy-to-use lesson on how to learn to play the harmonica. Portnoy, who's been in the Muddy Waters & Eric Clapton bands, realized other instructional materials put all of the explanations into the text of a book, and the accompanying sound reference consisted only of playing examples, so Jerry put everything on the CDs so you don't have to switch back & forth between the two. He starts at the very beginning on how to hold the harmonica, all the way to milking special sounds & effects out of the harp, and finally includes blues guitar jams to play along with.
This boxset of cd's methodically relates the necessary techniques to play what your hear in your head. It's Masterclass designation attracts folks who have listened to a great deal of blues and are looking to move ahead in their own playing. Jerry Portnoy is a world class artist with decades of live venues and recordings. His first name alone is enough to know who's who in the blues community. Folks starting out can gain an iron hard foundation here, as the progression of physical actions needed to play are made clear.
Format: PDF + CD Audio tracks (Mp3). 52 pages