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Harmonica Lessons: Adjacent Notes Exercise 8: Blow Bends

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[MUSIC]
Then we can also do the blow
bends up on top of
the harmonica adjacently.
Seven is a neutral note, it doesn't bend.
We can go between seven and eighth blow.
[MUSIC]
That's seven.
If you lose your place you can
always count four down from the top.
[MUSIC]
Go back and
forth between C and E.
C and E flat.
[MUSIC]
And then between eight and nine.
So we can go eight.
[MUSIC]
Between eight blow and
nine blow, E, G, E flat, G.
Or, we can start bending the nine.
[MUSIC]
So now its E,
F sharp, E, G.
And then we can go back and
forth between two bent notes.
[MUSIC]
That's E flat and F sharp.
Or E flat and G flat.
Or you could call them D sharp and
F sharp.
Whatever you want to call them.
[MUSIC]
And between
E flat and G.
[SOUND] This gets a little
demanding because, like I said,
the embouchure is tighter at
this point on the harmonica,
and you have to resist the urge to
bite down, and to sound shrill and
shrieky, and try to get control
over these tiny little reeds here.
[MUSIC]