(What you need to know about Music Theory if you play Blues Harmonica)
by Keith P. Graham
Table of Contents
Introduction - Wherein I justify learning theory in the first place and explain exactly what street theory isn't.
What Makes a Blues Song?- Blues is: Same Notes - Same chords - Same beat -Same words - Different Song. A wordy discourse where the author vents opinions.
Basic Theory - Notes, Three little Chords, Circle of fifths, Harp positions.
Blue Notes - Flatten Down the Hatches, The Blues Scale is Coming!
Why Positions - Cross sounds great so why should you learn something that's makes it harder to play the same thing?
First Position - Using Music Theory to find the good blues notes in First Position.
Third Position - Just like Cross Harp, only different.