Learning How to Play Harmonica

This beginner's guide to learning how to play harmonica will teach you about the instrument, how to hold your harmonica, playing tips, tunes to start out with, and more.

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A professional plays a harmonica by letting his or her lips cover four holes on the instrument and then blocking out three of the openings with the tongue. This allows the artist to produce clear single notes and then add rhythm, harmony, and chords by "merely" lifting and replacing the tongue.
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