how to play piano man on the harmonicaBefore we dive into the specifics of “Piano Man,” it’s essential to get some basics down. First, you need to choose the right harmonica. You’ll need a diatonic harmonica in the key of C for this song. Next, you’ll need to position your hands and mouth correctly and get comfortable with the breathing techniques used in harmonica playing. We start by focusing on single notes, as it is easier to grasp the song’s structure, before moving on to incorporating double stops.
Billy Joel Piano man Harmonica NotesThe tablature breaks down the melody into individual notes and chords so you can learn each part of the song one step at a time. Therefore, it’s essential to practice the melody slowly and then gradually speed up as you become more comfortable with the song.
Single Note Version
Red Square = Blow Note
Green Square = Draw Note