For beginners and everyone who wants to expand and refine their playing... Whether you’re a beginner or an intermediate player, this book provides you with all you need to know about blues harp playing, from the fundamental basics to such topics as tone shaping, phrasing, articulation and harp equipment. Clearly arranged songs and transparent playalongs help to create an understanding and a feel for the musical form of the blues. Even if you don’t know anything about notation, you will learn all the basic playing techniques. Cool licks and scales help you to expand your playing technique and can be practised immediately with the playalongs of the included CD. Carefully selected songs demonstrate the traditional playing styles of blues. Additional personal tips, explanations and exercises for the single tunes ensure a fast learning progress.