Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Andy Lentz using the Wernick Method*
Sundays, Apr 30-Jun 4 (ex. 5/28) 1-5PM
Austin, TX Space Rehearsal & Recording
Early Signup Discount: $10 until Mar 30!
NOTE: On May 14 (Mother’s Day) class will meet 3-5pm
Andy Lentz started on fiddle with the Suzuki technique, and has been jamming and performing bluegrass and other roots styles for over twenty years. He currently performs in and around Austin with Silas Lowe, High Plains Jamboree, and various other groups. In addition to gigging on fiddle, Andy teaches private lessons, presents fiddle workshops, and plays guitar and mandolin.
*Wernick Method Classes teach real bluegrass jamming!
Hands-on learning in large and small groups
Learn many bluegrass standards
Gentle tempos! Mistakes expected!
Full ground rules and etiquette of typical jams
How to lead songs and how to follow new songs
How to find melodies, fake solos, sing harmony
Ear skills taught and emphasized, as in real bluegrass
Reading skills not needed or used
Group and individualized instruction on backup skills
Understanding, low-pressure, time-tested teaching
Sunday, Apr. 30 - Sunday, Jun. 04
Sun. Apr. 30th: 1pm - 5pm
Sun. May. 7th: 1pm - 5pm
Sun. May. 14th: 3pm - 5pm
Sun. May. 21st: 1pm - 5pm
Sun. Jun. 4th: 1pm - 5pm
Space Rehearsal and Recording
7915 Manchaca Road
Austin, Texas, 78745