The 1st position has it's own unique context in blues, and David Barrett explores the possibilities of this great position! The book contains an extensive catalogue of 1st Position blues licks and phrases. The carefully sequenced lessons in this book will walk you through both modern and classic licks and solos in the style of great harmonica players like Sonny Boy Williamson and Jimmy Reed.
Sections in this book include
What is Blues?
Solo Construction Guidelines
Movement Exercises & Soloing, 1st Through 7th Hole C Blues Scale
Movement Exercises & Soloing, 7th Through 10th Hole C Blues Scale
This book and cd is a must for the dedicated blues harmonica player. Intermediate to advanced in difficulty. Written in notation and harmonica tablature.