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Harmonica Lessons: D Minor 3rd Position Blues

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[MUSIC]
So now gonna go a little bit of
D minor blues third position
at the intermediate level.
So there's no over blows here, just bends.
So basically you have your D minor
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It's very easy to play
some Blues licks to.
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Just some simple bends.
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And in the minor blues, the four chord and
the five chord are also minor.
So the four chord, [SOUND] is a G minor.
But
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you can play G minor which is cross harp
minor.
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You have to be careful of that third hole.
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Or you can just play blues licks in first
position over the four chord, in third
position rather over the four chord.
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Because they work in minor keys.
Or one of the four cords,
you can use the same exact licks
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It works.
And then the five chord,
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if you emphasize just the fifth
note of the scale, that sixth hole draw,
you can get away with,
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with playing just some simple notes there
instead of having to worry
about playing the chord change.
But if you want to play
the chord change that's
an A minor which is
basically fourth position.
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And then back down to G minor.
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And then back to D minor.
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So here we go.
Slow, very slow.
D Minor Blues.
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