Slow Blues Harmonica Tutorial for Beginners

Mar 9, 2022 | Backing Track, Beginner Harmonica Lessons, Licks

Slow Blues Harmonica TutorialIn this video I share a Slow 12 Bar Blues harmonica tutorial for beginners. This lesson is suitable for Beginners on harmonica and doesn’t feature any bends.

You will need a harmonica in the key of C and we are playing in 2nd position in the key of G.

This harmonica lesson is a sample from my online harmonica school so you can see how I teach my students. If you are committed to taking the next step and improving your harmonica playing check out my online harmonica school where you can get EVERYTHING you need to become a great harmonica player!

In this video…

0:00 Slow Blues Harmonica Tutorial for Beginners
00:30 Playthrough
01:47 Lick 1
04:56 Lick 2
06:48 Lick 3
09:29 Lick 4
12:25 Turnaround
14:56 Putting it all together
17:00 With the backing track

I hope you enjoyed learning how to play that tune. I teach a whole bunch of blues tunes and techniques as part of my school curriculum over at

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If you want to learn some more cool blues then check out my “Starting to chug” lesson.
You might also enjoy this clip from Adam Gussow’s Slow Blues Harmonica seminar over at Tomlin Harmonica School.

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