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Harmonica Lessons: 3rd Position Intermediate: Use 3 Harps for G Blues

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[MUSIC]
Okay.
So, I played basically blues licks,
but they're in third position.
[MUSIC]
And sometimes, the four chord,
which is the second position.
[MUSIC]
You can play second position licks
on the four chord.
So, I just wanted to let you know
that if you wanted to start to try
to play some blues in third position in G,
you can use an F harp.
And so now, what's happened is, we've
played blues in second position in G, in
first position in G, and
now in third position in G.
And one of the interesting
things that you can do,
is you can try playing along
with that backing track.
Try playing on all three
of those harmonicas in G.
It's a slow blues.
It's plenty of time for you to play.
And, you get familiar
with the way it feels.
And you know something, it's not a bad
thing to do if you're playing a gig too,
because people get tired of
hearing cross harp all night.
Maybe in one solo you can switch
from the G harp, cross harp,
down to that low G harp, I mean the C
harp, rather, a cross harp in G,
and then you switch to that low G harp,
and, that's another story.
And then you go up to the high F harp
in third position and really wail.
So, it's a pretty good thing to do.
[MUSIC]