Harmonics are lots of fun and in this module, we look at how they work and some of the many ways you can produce them - the possibilities are endless and again, this module could do with some re-filming because a lot of this stuff is pretty ancient!
How Harmonics Work
When you pluck a guitar string it vibrates around in little arcs. A little understanding makes a big difference to performing them, because you will understand what ...
Natural Harmonic Series
This technique is commonly used among technical rock gods and by pioneers like Jeff Beck. You can use these notes to play melodies and you can use them to create "dive...
Pinch Harmonics (Squealies)
Pinch harmonics are a super cool rock technique and they really make your guitar squeal.
This technique is a blend of harmonics and finger tapping and sounds pretty cool. It is not too hard to get down and it is lots of fun. The Basic Idea The basic ...
This classical approach to harmonics is very useful. It is used in many other contemporary acoustic styles and sometimes on electric guitar, though not as often. I ...
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