Media Type : Book/CD SetLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : All StylesSeries : First LessonsNumber of pages : 32 First Lessons Harmonica is an exciting set-by-step instruction course for the ten-hole diatonic harmonica. Subjects covered are: reading music notation; rhythm training; train patterns; folk tunes; blues; bending; vibrato; tongue blocking single notes and octaves; and instruction on all three common harmonica positions (1st, 2nd and 3rd). Book is accompanied by CD recording of all examples played by author David Barrett along with background music.
DescriptionEl libro Primeras Lecciones de Armónica es un método emocionante, con instrucciones paso a paso para la armónica diatónica de 10 agujeros. Las materias que se cursan en este libro son: lectura de notas; entrenamiento rítmico; patrones de practica; canciones populares; blues; bending; vibrato; bloqueo de lengua de una nota y octavas y enseñanza en las 3 posiciones comunes de la armónica (1era, 2da y 3ra). El libro incluye un CD con todos los ejemplos grabados por el autor David Barret con música de fondo. El material audiográfico de este libro se encuentra en el idioma inglés. First Lessons Harmonica is an exciting set-by-step instruction course for the ten-hole diatonic harmonica. Subjects covered are: reading music notation; rhythm training; train patterns; folk tunes; blues; bending; vibrato; tongue blocking single notes and octaves; and instruction on all three common harmonica positions (1st, 2nd and 3rd). Book is accompanied by CD recording of all examples played by author David Barrett along with background music.
Media Type : Book/CD SetLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : BluesSeries : First LessonsNumber of pages : 32An exciting beginning blues harmonica course! The ideas presented are solidly in the blues tradition with great sounding bluesy licks to play, even at the beginning level! Topics include Phrasing Concepts (how small pieces of music, called licks, are organized to create a pleasing solo), 12 Bar Blues Theory, Vibrato, Shakes, and Tongue Blocking. The recording includes all of the harmonica parts notated in the book with accompaniment. This book and its recording use a C major diatonic harmonica. â€¢ Ideas presented solidly in the blues tradition. â€¢ Phrasing concepts, 12 Bar Blues Theory, Shakes, Tongue Blocking. â€¢ Uses C major diatonic harp. â€¢ Companion CD included.
Yes to the Mess:Surprising Leadership Lessons from Jazz Frank J. Barrett
Special Agent Smoky Barrett has been to hell and back - her husband and child were murdered years ago - and now a serial killer who calls himself ´´The Preacher´´ wants to teach her a lesson about divinity. A high-profile politician´s daughter is killed mid-flight on her way to Washington, DC, and the only clue is a silver cross that has been left in her side. Smoky and her team of agents begin a chase that leads them across the country and into the twisted mind of one of the most prolific serial killers ever seen. This time he´s put his crimes on display for everyone to see - he´s asking to be caught, but only by someone clever enough to catch all of his clues. And for Smoky, the clock is ticking. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Joyce Bean. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/brll/000717/bk_brll_000717_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
DescriptionImprovising Blues Harmonica, by authors David Barrett and John Garcia, is a groundbreaking method explaining the mysterious world of improvising. This book and recording cover: chorus forms; what licks, riffs, melodies and phrases are made of; scale and chord theory; concepts for soloing (focus notes); phrase shaping; accompaniment playing; hooks, heads and bridges; elements that add unity to an instrumental; instrumental song analysis; learning solos note for note and retaining licks.Concepts in this material have been proven over a decade of private lessons and workshops held around the world. If you are looking to go the next step in your soloing skills, this material will take you there. For intermediate and advanced blues Harmonica players. Recording uses ´C´ and ´A´ major diatonic Harmonicas. Examples presented in the book are played by the authors. Full-length study songs are also included. 80 pages in length with access to online audio.
Media Type : Book/CD SetLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : All StylesNumber of pages : 48Learn to read music, play popular songs and be part of an ensemble. For home study, senior wellness classes and better breathers groups. Specially designed lessons and information for those with COPD and related pulmonary diseases. Book is accompanied by CD recording of all examples.
DescriptionAround twenty percent of your playing time on the bandstand is spent soloing—have you studied how to play during the other eighty percent? Blues Harmonica Accompaniment Playing, within the School of the Blues® Lesson Series, is an exciting journey into the art of traditional blues harmonica accompaniment (playing fills, under vocals and chording patterns) as well as modern approaches to playing horn, organ and bass lines. Additional studies cover openings, breaks and endings. This book and CD is for the intermediate to advanced harmonica player. Recording includes all harmonica parts notated in the book with accompaniment music.
Media Type : Book/CD SetLevel : Multiple LevelsMusical Genre : BluesSeries : School of BluesNumber of pages : 56Blues Drums, within the School of the Blues Lesson Series, contains over 250 examples of blues drum patterns and technique-building exercises! Subjects covered in this book are: The History of Blues Drumming; Choosing Your Instrument and Getting Your Sound; Exercises for Development of Technique (Sticking and foot patterns specific to playing blues); Blues Shuffles & Swing Beats, Slow Blues, Ballads and the Triplet Groove (12/8 Time); Blues Rhumba, Calypso Beats and Samba Feel; Two-Beat/Cut Time; Early Rock â€˜nâ€™ Roll and Surf Beats; New Orleans, Soul and Funk Influences; and Build-ups & Fills. This book is accompanied by a CD recording of all examples played on the drums with the backing of the School of the Blues All-Star Band. It is recommended that you also purchase Blues Drums Play-Along Trax (MB21067BCD) to have full-length play-along trax for you to apply what you learn in this book.