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by IaNerd
Wed Jan 31, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: "FiG Bob CuD" tuning for 10-hole SWITCH harp
Replies: 1
Views: 371

"FiG Bob CuD" tuning for 10-hole SWITCH harp

NAME: “FiG Bob CuD” tuning for 10-hole SWITCH harp BASIC CONCEPT: This tuning features seven FAT chordal zones, one or more for each of the following: bVII (in this case, Fmaj), I (Gmaj), bIII (Bbmaj), IV (Cmaj) and V (Dmaj). Each of these seven chordal zones includes the option of playing the majo...
by IaNerd
Wed Jan 31, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: “CoG CuD” Neck Rack Tuning for 10-hole harp
Replies: 6
Views: 843

“CoG CuD” Neck Rack Tuning for 10-hole harp

NAME: “CoG CuD” Neck Rack Tuning for 10-hole harp BASIC CONCEPT: This tuning is designed especially for folks who play harp in a neck rack. There are three FAT chordal zones, one each for the I, IV and V chords--and also their b7ths! As far as chord-chugging goes, this tuning should be very forgivi...
by IaNerd
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: "Neck Rack" tuning for 13-hole harp
Replies: 2
Views: 597

"Neck Rack" tuning for 13-hole harp

NAME: "Neck Rack" tuning for 13-hole harp BASIC CONCEPT: This tuning is designed especially for folks who play harp in a neck rack. There are three FAT chordal zones, one each for the I, IV and V chords--and also their b7ths! As far as chord-chugging goes, this tuning should be very forgiving of im...
by IaNerd
Tue Jan 30, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: "FiG Bob CuD" tuning for 10-hole harp
Replies: 2
Views: 571

"FiG Bob CuD" tuning for 10-hole harp

NAME: "FiG Bob CuD" tuning for 10-hole harp BASIC CONCEPT: Recently I have felt the need for five particular chords in a lot of blues/pop/rock tunes. From low voicing to high, they are: bVII (in this example, Fmaj), I (Gmaj), bIII (Bbmaj), IV (Cmaj) and V (Dmaj). I also managed to give four of thes...
by IaNerd
Fri Jan 12, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Tombo Pocket Bass harp: re-tuning
Replies: 2
Views: 1112

Tombo Pocket Bass harp: re-tuning

NAME: Tombo Pocket Bass harp: re-tuning BASIC CONCEPT: The standard Tombo Pocket Bass harmonica has the following notes: D/F -- C/A -- G/E -- D/B -- A/F# . Research suggests that, among popular songs in the Western world, the most-used accidentals are F# and C#. I added a C# to the Tombo. WHEN/HOW:...
by IaNerd
Wed Jan 10, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: Tombo Pocket Chord harp: re-tuning
Replies: 0
Views: 581

Tombo Pocket Chord harp: re-tuning

NAME: Tombo Pocket Chord harp: re-tuning BASIC CONCEPT: The standard Tombo Pocket Chord harmonica has the following chords: F/Dm -- C/Am -- G7/E7 -- D7/B7 . Research suggests that, among popular songs in the Western world, the following chords are used the most often: C, G, F, D, E, Am, Dm, Em . I ...
by IaNerd
Sun Jan 07, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: Interesting Alternative Harmonica Ideas
Topic: slide-harp plus "diatonic" harp?
Replies: 3
Views: 552

Re: slide-harp plus "diatonic" harp?

Oh, I see now that you meant the Educator 1. I was unaware of that model. It looks like an Airstream trailer.