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How to Bend Notes & Easy Bending Licks - Beginner Blues Harmonica Lesson & Tab

Hello! In today's harmonica lesson we'll be learning to bend notes and trying some easy bending licks. We'll be playing over a classic 12 bar blues shuffle backing track (I sell a full set of backing tracks in my store). You will need clean notes for this lesson, so make sure you know how to play single notes first. I hope you enjoy the lesson!

Here are the harp tabs for the blues licks in this lesson:

A (x2):

-4 -> -4/ 4 -3 -2

B (x2):

1 2 -2 -2

A (x1)

-4 -> -4/ 4 -3 -2


-5 -4 4 -4 4 3 -2 -2


-2 -2 -2 -2 2 -1 -1

Thanks for studying with me today. I hope you enjoyed the lesson!

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Hi! I hope this will be a good (and not too expensive) start for me. Really want to get into this skills!! KjellJ

Liam Ward
Liam Ward
Aug 13, 2021
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Good luck Kjell!

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