7/24/21 – Bluegrass Jam Camp with Greg McGrath – Phillip Island, Australia

Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Camp Taught by Greg McGrath
24th-26th July 2021
Phillip Island, VIC (Australia) at CYC The Island
Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 9am-5pm; Monday 9am-2pm
Single Room – $489
Shared Room – $395
No Room – $385
Includes lodging and meals. Early arrival Friday evening 5:00pm, 23rd July, 2021 at no extra cost.
Dates shown for this and all WM classes are “tentative” — expected but subject to change.
All bluegrass instruments welcome
No jamming experience necessary
You will be jamming the first class!
Friendly, encouraging, knowledgeable teaching.
Mistakes allowed!
Singing not required, but encouraged and taught.
Easy 2- and 3-chord songs, slow speeds.
Soloing not required! “Faking” solos taught.
Do you qualify? It’s easier than you may think!
If you play guitar, mandolin, banjo, fiddle, bass, or dobro… you can be part of a bluegrass jam.
Only requirements:
You must be able to tune your instrument (electronic tuning devices welcome) and change smoothly between G, C, D, and A. (Fiddles and basses need to know which notes work with which chords)
The sooner you sign up, the sooner you’ll receive the student study materials for the camp. Click on ‘Tickets’ above.
Greg McGrath has been a bluegrass musician and teacher for some 20 years, teaching banjo and guitar during that time. Since attending Pete Wernick’s 2007 jam camp in North Carolina, he has hosted numerous jam classes and camps in Australia for beginner musicians. Greg excels at giving students the skills and confidence needed to be a part of—and to feel welcome at—any jam session.