44 episodes

If you love harmonica this is the podcast for you. Join Tomlin in conversation with some of the world's best harmonica players and teachers.

Tomlin's Harmonica Podcast Tomlin Leckie

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    • 4.8 • 19 Ratings

If you love harmonica this is the podcast for you. Join Tomlin in conversation with some of the world's best harmonica players and teachers.

    44. Public Service Announcement

    44. Public Service Announcement

    Welcome to Tomlin’s Harmonica Podcast. This is the place to be for a variety of harmonica-related content including interviews, lessons and discussions about all aspects of harmonica playing. This podcast is brought to you by the Tomlin Harmonica School where I provide a step-by-step curriculum for Beginners to Advanced Intermediate players as well as personalised feedback and all the resources you need to get better at Blues harmonica. 
    Today’s episode is just a short announcement.
    ► Join tomlinharmonicaschool.com to take your harmonica playing to the next level

    • 1 min
    43. Meet My Student Lise

    43. Meet My Student Lise

    Welcome to Tomlin’s Harmonica Podcast. This is the place to be for a variety of harmonica-related content including interviews, lessons and discussions about all aspects of harmonica playing. This podcast is brought to you by the Tomlin Harmonica School where I provide a step-by-step curriculum for Beginners to Advanced Intermediate players as well as personalised feedback and all the resources you need to get better at Blues harmonica. 
    Today’s guest is one of my students over at tomlinharmonicaschool.com called Lise. We’ll be hearing her play and learning about how she started playing harmonica.
    ► Join tomlinharmonicaschool.com to take your harmonica playing to the next level

    • 21 min
    42. July Q and A

    42. July Q and A

    Hello and welcome to Tomlin’s Harmonica Podcast where I’ll be talking about all things harmonica.
    This podcast is brought to you by the Tomlin Harmonica School where we provide you all the resources and feedback you need to get better at Blues Harmonica. To find out more go to tomlinharmonicaschool.com
    Today’s episode is going to be part of a semi-regular series where I answer listener questions.
    If you want me to answer your question in a future episode just record it as a voice memo and send it tomlinsharmonicapodcast@gmail.com (Please keep the questions under 1 minute)
    ► Train Rhythm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=27MEhavh0Nw
    ► Taps https://www.harptabs.com/song.php?ID=19
    ► Oh Susannah https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4hnz9O-0uQ8
    ► Harmonica Reed Replacement https://harp.andrewzajac.ca/GuitarStrings
    ► Harmonica Cleaning 
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vRtKQEBJknk
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTT2JK-jsr8

    • 32 min
    41. U-Blocking

    41. U-Blocking

    Welcome to Tomlin’s Harmonica Podcast. This is the place to be for a variety of harmonica-related content including interviews, lessons and discussions about all aspects of harmonica playing. This podcast is brought to you by the Tomlin Harmonica School where I provide a step-by-step curriculum for Beginners to Advanced Intermediate players as well as personalised feedback and all the resources you need to get better at Blues harmonica. 
    Go to http://www.tomlinharmonicaschool.com to find out more now.
    In today’s episode I’m joined by Philip Jackson who is a good harmonica player who u-blocks and is also a National Harmonica League's blues and rock contest winner. Philip is going to set the record straight about u-blocking versus puckering and tongue-blocking.
    Show notes
    Check out Philip’s band Jaxhill - https://open.spotify.com/artist/78Aey8do4kpoK5AeRVrdGs

    • 26 min
    40. Richard Sleigh

    40. Richard Sleigh

    Welcome to Tomlin’s Harmonica Podcast. This is the place to be for a variety of harmonica-related content including interviews, lessons and discussions about all aspects of harmonica playing. This podcast is brought to you by the Tomlin Harmonica School where I provide a step-by-step curriculum for Beginners to Advanced Intermediate players as well as personalised feedback and all the resources you need to get better at Blues harmonica. 
    Go to http://www.tomlinharmonicaschool.com to find out more now.
    In today’s episode I’m joined by someone who has a truly holistic view of the instrument. He is an extremely well-respected player, teacher and customiser. He has studied the construction of the harmonica in great depth which has led to him discovering some great ways to improve the instrument. He is the awesome Richard Sleigh!
    Show notes
    - Richard’s Harmonica School https://www.ultimateharmonica.com/p/the-ultimate-beginner-harmonica-course- Richard’s Online Store http://hotrodharmonicas.com- Hotrodharmonicas.com blog- Current YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/user/richardroysleigh- First YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/user/rsleighharp- Christmas Swing Harmonica Lesson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mt3N4M-Waco

    • 39 min
    39. Steve Baker

    39. Steve Baker

    Welcome to Tomlin’s Harmonica Podcast. This is the place to be for a variety of harmonica-related content including interviews, lessons and discussions about all aspects of harmonica playing. This podcast is brought to you by the Tomlin Harmonica School where I provide a step-by-step curriculum for Beginners to Advanced Intermediate players as well as personalised feedback and all the resources you need to get better at Blues harmonica. Go to tomlinharmonicaschool.com to get your first month for $1 using promo code PODCAST
     Today’s guest is one of the most influential figures in the harmonica world. He has played professionally for more than 40 years, he wrote The Harp Handbook and is a consultant for Hohner. He has been closely involved in a lot of the great developments to the instrument that we know and love. He is Steve Baker!
    Show Notes
    Live in lockdown with Baker Family https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcXRJGEO7Bw&list=PL5dC3pKSfIt6AFZyMJtYBF55-e2aH9SkX
    Website http://www.stevebaker.de
    Timezone Records https://timezone-records.shop
    Acoustic Music Records https://www.acoustic-music.de

    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Meccy ,

Patrick

A really interesting podcast. It’s good to know how people get into harping and how they overcome obstacles to progress. Tomlin is a very good interviewer. More please.

Paddywpd123 ,

Awesome harp stuff

Interesting guests and a range of lessons, techniques and ideas for playing harmonica. A great accompaniment for learning the instrument

Enjoy Harmonica ,

Thanks Tomlin.

Just moved to say thank you Tomlin.
As a Harmonica fan, Tomlin fills all my needs.
He is a great teacher and interviewer, interviewing the best people in the business.
I highly recommed listening to all the Podcasts here.

Keep up the good work.

Calum.
Enjoy Harmonica.

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