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by IaNerd
Wed Aug 30, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: Power Chromatic
Replies: 76
Views: 69518

Re: Power Chromatic

I see that Seydel's Configurator can specify PowerChromatics down to LB (B2, 123Hz). Would this tuning function well in that low register?
by IaNerd
Wed Aug 30, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Diagrams of well-known tunings
Replies: 22
Views: 13746

Re: Diagrams of well-known tunings

If forum members have requests for diagrams of specific tunings, feel free to pm me.
by IaNerd
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:34 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Diagrams of well-known tunings
Replies: 22
Views: 13746

PowerDraw, by Brendan Power (in G)

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Notes of the Blues Scale in G: G — A#/Bb — C — C#/Db — D — F — G (one octave)


I Gmaj yes, x2, and 7th
ii Amin yes, x2
iii Bmin no
IV Cmaj yes, x4
V Dmaj no
vi Emin no
vii F#dim no
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Also: Dmin
by IaNerd
Tue Aug 29, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Brendan's Custom Harmonicas, Tunings, etc
Topic: PowerChromatic modded for more chords
Replies: 1
Views: 2413

PowerChromatic modded for more chords

NAME: (Don't know yet.) BASIC CONCEPT: PowerChromatic is a phenomenal achievement in terms of playing expressively in a variety of keys, including but not restricted to Gmaj, Dmaj, Bmin and G “blues.” As I study it, I can see that PowerChromatic’s chordal capabilities can be enhanced considerably by...
by IaNerd
Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Got CNC? (for Big Six combs)
Replies: 0
Views: 2760

Got CNC? (for Big Six combs)

Some time ago I had an idea for a custom Big Six comb. I made a non-functional prototype #1 out of pine. I sent that to Andrew Zajac, who made a functional prototype #2 out of darkwood. I modified #2 myself, to make #3. I sent #3 to Tom Halchak, to see if he could duplicate it in aluminum or brass. ...
by IaNerd
Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Diagrams of well-known tunings
Replies: 22
Views: 13746

Solo, a.k.a. Seydel Tonleiter

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Notes of the Blues Scale in G: G — A#/Bb — C — C#/Db — D — F — G
I Gmaj yes (8)
ii Amin yes (x2)
iii Bmin no
IV Cmaj no
V Dmaj no
vi Emin no
vii F#dim no
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by IaNerd
Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:38 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Diagrams of well-known tunings
Replies: 22
Views: 13746

Major Cross

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I Gmaj(+7) yes
ii Amin(+7) yes
iii Bmin(+7) yes (x2)
IV Cmaj yes (x2, 1 with 7)
V Dmaj yes (x3, 1 with 7)
vi Emin yes (x2, 1 with 7)
vii F#dim(+7) yes
by IaNerd
Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Diagrams of well-known tunings
Replies: 22
Views: 13746

“Spiral,” a.k.a. “Circular,” a.k.a. “Zirkular,” a.k.a. “Melody King”

Using Seydel D in 1 blow (for Gmaj play) ... 2018-02-03 (3).png Notes of the Blues Scale in G: G — A#/Bb — C — C#/Db — D — F — G I Gmaj yes (x2, with 7th) ii Amin yes (x2, with 7th) iii Bmin yes (x2, with 7th) IV Cmaj yes (x2, with 7th) V Dmaj yes (x3, 2 with 7th) vi Emin yes (x2, with 7th) vii F#di...
by IaNerd
Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Diagrams of well-known tunings
Replies: 22
Views: 13746

Fourkey

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by IaNerd
Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Diagrams of well-known tunings
Replies: 22
Views: 13746

PentaBender

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Notes of the Blues Scale in G: G — A#/Bb — C — C#/Db — D — F — G (one octave)
I Gmaj no
ii Amin no
iii Bmin no
IV Cmaj no
V Dmaj no
vi Emin no
vii F#dim no
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