Harmonica Mini-Course: Play 5 Famous Rock Songs
Make real harmonica music by yourself and play songs by The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones with band accompaniment
What you’ll learn
- You'll BEAUTIFULLY play five different rock songs by The Beatles, Bob Dylan and more – with live jam tracks that will make you sound like part of a real band.
You'll play the harmonica with the full, confident tone of a professional.
You'll have the ability to play the songs that YOU love out of harmonica tabs websites. Almost ANY song!
- The songs that you will learn: The Beatles – Let It Be, Leonard Cohen – Hallelujah, Bob Dylan – Knockin' on Heaven's Door, Ben E. King – Stand By Me, The Rolling Stones – Angie, You Are My Sunshine. Bonus: Elvis – Can't Help Falling In Love with You.
- You will cut down months and YEARS off of your learning curve on the harmonica with the techniques you will learn here.
- You should have a harmonica in the key of C (it is the most common harmonica type).
- NO previous musical background is required.
- It is recommended that you watch the lessons on a computer with external speakers in order to fully enjoy the interactive jam sessions.
*** This course will teach you how to BEAUTIFULLY play five famous rock songs on the harmonica, and also give you the ability to play almost any other song that you love – by using harmonica tabs.***
Do you like the folky, pleasant sound of the harmonica?
Do you want to hear the songs Let It Be, Hallelujah, Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door and other cool songs coming out of your OWN hands and mouth?
So congratulations, you may have just found a new hobby that you’ll fall in love with – and this is one fun skill that’s going to be with you forever!
In Harmonica Songs, you will learn how to play the harmonica with a beautiful, confident tone that will give you the most fun entry ticket into the world of playing music.
After your quick & effective harmonica training, you will learn how to beautifully play those five famous classics:
The Beatles – Let It Be
Leonard Cohen – Hallelujah
Bob Dylan – Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door
Ben E. King – Stand By Me
The Rolling Stones – Angie
Your friends and family will be IMPRESSED!
Also – two surprise bonus songs have been added for you:
You Are My Sunshine (a relatively easy song that can be your first one)
Elvis Presley – Can’t Help Falling in Love with You (a relatively challenging song that will be your graduation song from the course)
Not only you will be able to play these songs by yourself, but you will play them with fully recorded accompaniment including guitars, piano, cajon drums and more – which will make you sound even much better.
3 Harmonica Fun Facts:
You can buy the best harmonicas, handmade in Germany – for less than 40$, so this is an affordable hobby as well.
Harmonicas are among the easiest musical instruments to learn – this is mostly because they come in certain keys – and that means that on the given key that we will use – you just can’t play off-pitch notes.
Harmonicas are super compact and you can always carry a harmonica in your backpack or even your pocket. Always ready to jam.
So to put it simply – harmonicas are the best entry ticket to the joyful world of playing music!
What you will learn besides those cool songs?
The 4 key principles of a full, confident harmonica sound and tone.
The 2 ways to create single notes – the key skill that will enable you to play songs’ melodies.
My 3 biggest TIPS to any harmonica player.
The 5 steps to play any song on the harmonica – by ear!
My #1 key for improvement on the harmonica.
However, the biggest skill that you will finish the course with is the ability to simply go to any harmonica tabs website – and being able to play almost any song there! That’s right, besides our five classics you will be able to play any song that you like – on the harmonica!
Why should you listen to me?
Hey! My name is Alon and I am 28 years old. I have been teaching music, both online and face to face, to tens of thousands of students in the last six years – while traveling four different continents and jammin’ and performing with many different musicians. I am mainly a harmonica player, guitarist and pianist, and I also play other instruments including the flute, trumpet, bass and more. I am constantly looking for the best ways and shortcuts to teaching music effectively – and with FUN. The student feedbacks show that I do it very well. (:
My guitar blog, GuitarHippies-com, (founded in 2014) where I share my tips for playing music, has a monthly readership of over 100K people from over a 150 different countries and is one of the world’s top five most read guitar blogs*. I am also the founder of the Harmonica Jamz-com courses and blog that has been online since 2016 and has thousands of happy students here on Udemy.
So when you are ready to aquire a cool, social and musical new skill that you will keep enjoying for a lifetime, I am waiting for you in lesson #1.
*According to stats by SimilarWeb-com
**Some of the lectures in the course also appear in the Harmonica Jamz course – which gives a broader understanding of the harmonica and also teaches you how to jam with other musicians – something that can be done relatively easily when you got the harmonica in your hands.