9/5/19 – Wernick Method Bluegrass Jam Class with Tara Shupe – Murray, UT

Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Tara Shupe
Thursdays, Sept. 5-October 10 6:00-9:00pm
Murray, UT Summerhays Music Center
Tuition: $175
Early Signup Discount: $10 until Aug 5!

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.

Tara Shupe was born into a musical family, starting on mandolin at age 4. She learned fiddle and guitar soon after and began teaching in her teens. Her youth bluegrass band toured the world, played major U.S. festivals and recorded three albums. She has also performed in many rock, Celtic and folk bands, currently heads up her own band Tara Shupe and the Ponies, offering a blend of Bluegrass and Americana, and performs solo throughout Utah. Her first solo Indie-Americana album was released last April and she will release new music with her band this fall. She teaches individuals and groups fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and uke in Salt Lake City.