Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Michelle Wallace
Thursday-Saturday, Sep 19-21
Thu 10am-1pm · Fri 10am-1pm · Sat 10am-1pm
Morehead, KY Poppy Mountain Bluegrass Festival
Tuition (paid onsite):
$85 in advance · $90 onsite · $30 single session
Early Signup Discount:
$10 until Aug 19!
(festival admission also required)
Returning students just $65! (No additional discount with early registration.)
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.
Michelle Wallace has been active in bluegrass music for more than 20 years. Promoting bluegrass music in eastern Kentucky has been a way of life and goal for her. Hosting the “Bluegrass Sunday” radio program for over 10 years on WMKY and leading her own band, Hazel Holler, has kept her involved with bluegrass music in Kentucky. Michelle has studied at Morehead State University’s Traditional Music Program and assisted Pete Wernick with his jam camp in Morehead (Michelle at far right in photo below).
Thursday, Sep. 19 - Saturday, Sep. 21
Thu. Sep. 19th: 10am - 1pm
Fri. Sep. 20th: 10am - 1pm
Sat. Sep. 21st: 10am - 1pm
2979 US 60 east
Morehead, Kentucky, 40351