Harmonica & Guitar Books
Glenn Weiser has written two blues harmonica books, Blues and Rock
Harmonica and Masters of Of Blues Harp, and has been
anthologized in Acoustic Blues Guitar Essentials. All titles can be
purchased online with PayPal or credit
card, or by check or money order. To see the
contents of each book, click on the links.
Blues Harp (E-book
Hal Leonard Publishing. (HL 690181)
21 transcriptions in tab and standard notation of classic blues harmonica solos by Little Walter Jacobs, Big Walter Horton, Sonny Boy Williamson I, Rice Miller (Sonny Boy II), Paul Butterfield, Charlie Musselwhite, Sonny Terry and others. With complete explanations of playing techniques like note bending, tongue blocking, and biographical sketches of the players. Available in E-book only, delivered to you via Dropbox.
|Blues and Rock Harmonica
Centerstream Publishing (HL00000125)
A book and cassette / CD package for beginners to learn blues improvisation on the 10- hole diatonic harmonica. Includes explanations of scales, modes, chords and other essential elements of music. The 60 minute cassette features riffs and solos plus demonstrations and a blues jam to play along with. In music notation and tablature. 91 pages.
Guitar Essentials ( includes 2
columns by Glenn)
"This new book-and-CD package offers ten in-depth lessons for players of all levels, taught and recorded by the master teachers of Acoustic Guitar magazine. The book is divided into four sections: Rhythm, Lead, Fingerpicking, and Slide. Start with Mike Christiansenís concise explanation of chord accompaniment and Dylan Schorerís crunchy rhythm and bass lines. Put some "wail" into your music as you bend strings with Glenn Weiser. Join the Society of the Big Thumb while learning to fingerpick with Kenny Sultan. And log onto Dale Millerís guide to selecting and setting up a guitar for slide. In addition to these great lessons and tips, youíll also get six complete songs to play."-AG