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by Nick
Tue Apr 11, 2017 7:15 am
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Alternative Major cross.
Replies: 14
Views: 4028

Re: Alternative Major cross.

Hi Tony You have probably hit the nail on the head with what I've done over the last 6 months. I'm now settled on what I'm calling 'English' G/D tuning. English tunes are what I play most of the time so it makes sense. I've been retuning my own Suzuki Promasters, (I wanted to use Seydels but I can't...
by Nick
Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:22 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Alternative Major cross.
Replies: 14
Views: 4028

Re: Alternative Major cross.

Thanks for some really good info and suggestions. My tuning is not as I realise now Major cross. It's probably closer to Circular, certainly on the G harmonica and maybe the D too? As Tony said Major cross in G would start with a D on the 1 blow, my D is on the 3 blow giving me the C, B, A and G bel...
by Nick
Sun Apr 09, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Alternative Major cross.
Replies: 14
Views: 4028

Alternative Major cross.

Hi I know this is the nichest of topics on an already niche but growing forum. I've been playing diatonic for a couple of years and have been working hard on getting a tuning system that works for me. I play mostly English dance tunes and the problem I came across early on was the C#s in the tunes i...