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... Discusses harmonics in classical guitar playing. States that to work along harmonic lines, it pays ... to have a mathematical overview of things. Comments on open-string harmonics and the various rules ... that apply to harmonics. Notes that guitarists can also obtain a few harmonics as violin-harmonics ...
... Final part of a three-part series providing advice to bassists on playing very high harmonics ... harmonics and explains why high harmonics extend the range of instrument. Includes the set of bass ... harmonics through the twelfth, as well as the master set of all the bass harmonics. ...
... The use of harmonics in bass playing is discussed. Musical notation for the production of harmonics is provided. ...
... Provides advice to violinists on playing harmonics, beginning with a three-step process for ... shifting to harmonics with a clear tone. Illustrates with musical examples and proceeds with a similar ... discussion on shifting away from harmonics while moving to a different fingering. ...
... The technique of playing harmonics on guitar is explained and illustrated through notated examples ... . Neither fretted notes nor open strings, the bell-like tones produced by harmonics combine elements ... of both. With practice, one can weave harmonics into melody lines or even chord voicings. ...
... Part of a continuing series of columns about playing harmonics on basses. Discusses finding and ... playing harmonics beyond the seventh harmonic, noting that it is often difficult to find harmonics ... above that point. Also provides five musical exercises which feature the 12 harmonics on all of the open strings. ...
... Examines several ways that guitarists can play guitar harmonics. Briefly discusses how to produce ... harmonics by fretting with the left hand while using the right hand to strum open-string octave ... harmonics, as well as using the previous technique to create octave chords and play harmonics at the ...
... Discusses harmonics for the string player. Focuses on the following topics: how many places on the ... string a particular harmonic can be played, whether all harmonics sound the same, harmonics and bow ... speed, harmonics and intonation, some techniques, and maintaining the harmonic without touching the string. Includes diagrams and references. ...
... Guitarist Don Ross describes how to play two-handed harmonics on a guitar through the discussion of his song "Afraid to Dance." ...
... Looks at ways to incorporate the harmonics below the 5th fret of a guitar into solo lines ... harmonics into tunes and solos for extra sparkle and dimension. ...
... Andrew Barker's monograph on the science of harmonics in classical Greece is reviewed (Cambridge University Press, 2007). ...
... Double bassists and cellists can tune their instruments using harmonics. Proper tuning techniques for these players are described. ...
... composed of harmonics. Explains how to get octave harmonics in fourths, minor thirds, major sixths, and ... minor sixths. Includes a harmonic etude, "Big Ben" composed of interval harmonics. ...
... Offers instruction on the formation and manipulation of harmonics on the recorder through proper ... recorder with respect to harmonics, and discusses such topics as fundamentals, multiphonics, and second, third, and fourth harmonics. ...
Glenn Branca
Glenn Branca (born October 6, 1948) is an American avant-garde composer and guitarist known for his use of volume, alternative guitar tunings, repetition, droning, and the harmonic series. Branca received a 2009 Foundation for ...
Composer
Portable Harmonics
Guitar Player (2002) Vol. 36, No. 3, pp. 141
... Offers instruction for playing harmonics generated off fretted notes. Includes practice exercises. ...
Trampoline Harmonics
20th century piece from 1998
... natural harmonics. States that the only way to develop this sound is to practice scales and patterns ... containing only harmonics. Includes examples of musical notation and brief exercises which can help ... guitarists improve their playing of harmonics. Notes the importance of playing harmonics on new strings. ...
... Provides advice on playing the 8th through the 12th harmonics on the electric bass guitar. Notes ... that these very high notes are the "Mount Olympus of harmonics" and provides advice on learning how ... harmonics. Includes musical notation for two practice exercises. ...
... Reviews the revised edition (David Winters, 1985, 92p) of a self-published study of harmonics on ... the guitar, observing that much of the information presented is also applicable to harmonics on other ... , exploring the ways in which harmonics can be produced and how they can be exploited for expressive ...