Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Jimmy Heffernan using the Wernick Method*
Fri 3:30-6pm – Sat 10am-12pm – Sun 10am-12pm
Wind Gap Bluegrass Festival Wind Gap, PA
$65 in advance $70 onsite $25 single session (paid onsite)
(festival admission also required)
Rescheduled from June 12-13
All bluegrass instruments welcome
No jamming experience necessary
You will be jamming the first class!
Friendly, encouraging, knowledgeable teaching.
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.
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.
Jimmy Heffernan is a multi-instrumentalist, specializing in resonator “dobro” guitar. In bluegrass and country music for over 40 years, he has performed and recorded with top names such as Larry Sparks, Red Allen, Brad Paisley, Charlie Louvin, and many more at venues including the Tonight show and the Grand Ole Opry. These days with the tour bus parked Jimmy focuses on teaching, sharing his music experience with pickers of all levels through workshops and videos.
Friday, Aug. 28 - Sunday, Aug. 30
Fri. Aug. 28th: 3:30pm - 6pm
Sat. Aug. 29th: 10am - 12pm
Sun. Aug. 30th: 10am - 12pm
Mountain View Park
206 E. Mountain Rd
Wind Gap, Pennsylvania, 18091