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Harmonicas can't play any chords other than the tonic and dominant chord of their key. A C harmonica can play a C major chord and a G7 chord. When blowing into the harmonica, the ten holes produce the notes C-E-G-C-E-G-C-E-G-C. The notes C, E and G are the notes of the C major triad. When drawing air through the harmonica, the ten holes produce the notes ...


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It is possible to play 'in-between' notes, by bending the existing ones. As mentioned in the answer to your previous question.An in-between note will be non diatonic, and if the harp's in C, will give you some sharps and flat notes, but the tuning will be up to you, as in they may not come out as well in tune as you would like. However, it will not be ...


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There are a couple of problems. The harp is most likely diatonic, and has a major scale playable, with an octave - 8 notes- range. The song has a range of 10 notes, so the highest two COULD be played an octave lower, but it will sound strange. Another problem is that since it's diatonic, but the song is in a minor key, the bottom two notes in the song will ...


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For a song in C#, the more melodic parts need a C# harp. To get a bluesy sound/feel, you'll need an F# harp, which will give a blues sound when sucked, or drawn, producing C#7 and C#9.


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Different people's minds work in different ways, so there is no right or wrong, only what works for you. Whatever way you choose, you're going to have to be able to switch your brain into different "modes". An obvious way would be to learn the mapping from (stave position) to (hole position and breath direction). This would necessitate having a mental ...



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