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Harmonica Lessons: Transposing: "Mary Had a Little Lamb" in F

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So now I'll start going down
through the flat positions.
So to play in the key of F, which is the
one white key we haven't played in yet.
I call it first flat.
Its 12fth position.
If you go around all twelve-fifths,
you get to F.
the 12th.
So we start on F.
So we wanna play Mary Had a Little Lamb.
the octave
even the third
very easy to play
the melody.
That's why I was clowning
around a little bit for you.
So now we're gonna go down
to the 11th position.
We're gonna go backwards in fifths,
down in fifths.
Or you can go up in fourths because
a fifth and a fourth are the same
things inverted as each other.
In other words, if you go up, from C to F.
That is a fourth.
If you go down from C to F,
the same notes,
the size of this interval is a fifth.
So, eventually you'll learn how
to hear intervals sizes going
down as well as going up.
So, for now I'll just go up in fourths,
how's that?
So I went from C to F, and
now I'm gonna go up
fourth from F to not B.
That's the purple haze interval.
If you go up a fourth.
[SOUND] Because you've learned to
identify this sound with your ears, it's
the beginning of the bugle called [SOUND]
So now we're B flat.
We're in the first key on the harmonica
where it's not a white key.
There's no B flats available on
the harmonica unless you bend or
overblow to get them.
The first B flat on the harmonica is
the third hole draw bent down a half step.
The second octave, [NOISE]
the B flat higher
than that is sixth
hole overblow.