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Harmonica Lessons: 9 Overdraw

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[MUSIC]
The eighth hole does give you an overdraw,
except that it's the same
note as the nine draw.
Cuz eight draw is D
[MUSIC].
Eight blow is E
[MUSIC].
So E sharp is F, so if you overdraw eight,
it gives you a very loud F,
which is also, the nine draw.
So there's really no need to ever do it,
unless you wanna do it for
some sort of effect.
Now that we're on nine,
we're gonna to try to get the G sharp.
So, nine draw is F
[MUSIC]
Nine blow is G.
[MUSIC]
So, if I try to get a G sharp,
I have to do it by trying
to draw bend the nine,
which is F down, and then the blow note,
which is G, will bend up to a G sharp.
[MUSIC]
And you hear, there's a G sharp.
So these work and sound much better
on the lower key harmonicas.
Doing it on a C harp It's really,
really high.
The same way that when you play
that first position blues.
When I showed it to you way back when,
I did another G harp.
[MUSIC]
These overdraws,
if I were to do them on a G harp.
[MUSIC]
They sound like notes,
they're not unpleasant at all.
The C harp, a lot of it is just that
the range of the instrument is so
high that it really makes
it kind of unpleasant.
[MUSIC].