Workshops


As well as the concerts, the special exhibitions and the excitement of the competitions, the World Harmonica Festival also offers a comprehensive workshop programme.

 

The presence of so many highly qualified experts from all over the world permits us to present a wide range of seminars on the most diverse harmonica-related topics, giving festival attendees the opportunity to gain insights into numerous aspects of contemporary harmonica playing from true masters of their craft.

 

Don´t miss this great opportunity to find out the things you always wanted to know about our unique instrument!


Workshop overview

(Duration of each workshop one hour)


Workshop 1
Instructor: Willi Burger

Workshop 2

Instructor: Carlos del Junco


Subject:   
- Making Music -
My approach to the chromatic harmonica

Date:        Friday, Nov. 3rd

Date:        Saturday, Nov. 4th

Language:  Germ./Engl.

Subject:    
Transcribing harmonica solos

Date:        Friday, Nov. 3rd

Date:        Saturday, Nov. 4th

Language:  English

 



Workshop 3  > SOLD OUT <
Instructor: Yasuo Watani

Workshop 4  > SOLD OUT <

Instructor: Veloz Harmonica Quartet


Subject:   
Classic chromatic /

Basics for sound phrasing

Date:        Thursday, Nov. 2nd

                Friday, Nov. 3rd

Language:  Germ./Engl.

Subject:  
New compositions for  harmonica ensemble
Date:        Thursday, Nov. 2nd

Language:  English

 



Workshop 5
Instructor: Harmonica-Quartet Austria

Workshop 6

Instructor: Antonio Serrano


Subject:    
"Let's play together"
Arranging for harmonica 
ensembles

Date:         Friday, Nov. 3rd

Language:  German

Subject: 
Jazz on the chromatic harmonica

Date:        Thursday, Nov. 2nd
Date:        Friday, Nov. 3rd

Language:  English



Workshop 7
Instructor: Naoko Nebl

Workshop 8

Instructor: Steve Baker


Subject:   
Breathing & Breathing techniques for the chromatic playing

Date:       Thursday, Nov. 2nd

Language: German

Subject:   
Major 7th / Country Tuning

Date:        Thursday, Nov. 2nd

Language:  English



Workshop 9
Instructor: Michael Arlt

Workshop 10

Instructor: Marko Jovanovic


Subject:   
"Different Tacos"
Playing various harmonica styles

Date:        Saturday, Nov. 4th

Language:  Germ./Engl

Subject:   
The Building Blocks of advanced harmonica playing

Date:        Saturday, Nov. 4th

Language:  German

 



Workshop 11  > SOLD OUT <
Instructor: Judy's Harmonica Ensemble

Workshop 12

Instructor: Adam Glasser


Subject:    
The development and future of harmonica ensemble

Date:         Friday, Nov. 3rd

Language:   English

Subject:   
- HOHNER Melody Star -
Pathway to the chromatic

Date:        Friday, Nov. 3rd

Language:  English



Workshop 13
Instructor: Yuko Yanagawa & Takamoto Mizuno


Subject:   
Part A > Sound design / Sound shaping with the tremolo harmonica
Part B > Playing rotatory with two tremolo harmonicas and using the
            correct chord embouchure

Date:        Saturday, Nov. 4th

Language:  English / German (main focus English)



Workshop 14  > SOLD OUT <

Instructor: HOHNER Service Team

Subject:    
Harmonica - repairs, tuning, adjustment

Date:         Thursday, Nov. 2nd

                 Saturday, Nov. 4th

Language:   German / English



Workshop 15
Instructor: Joan Pau Cumellas Ruiz

Workshop 16

Instructor: Mikael Bäckman


Subject:    
Bluegrass Riffs & Technique

Date:         Thursday, Nov. 2nd

Language:   English

Subject:   
How does playing chromatic affect my diatonic playing & vice versa?

Date:    Thursday, Nov. 2nd
Date:    Friday, Nov. 3rd

Language:  English



(content is subject to change without notice)

 

Easy online ticket purchase

Workhop tickets can be ordered easily via our official registration forms.