Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Camp
Taught by Pete Wernick
**This camp is for intermediate-advanced jammers. Beginners can join the camp taught by Gilbert Nelson during the same times and the same camp property.**
Monday, April 23-Thursday, April 26 9:15am-5:00pm
Boomer, NC Camp Harrison
Total tuition $395
– includes lunch and snacks each day, and Camp Harrison fee
other meals and on-site bunkhouse or tenting or RV –
– accommodations are arranged directly with Camp Harrison
INTERMEDIATE-ADVANCED BLUEGRASS CAMP
This camp can be likened to high school/college for bluegrass.
Be experienced at bluegrass jamming including following guitar chord changes
Be able to play comfortably in the keys of G and D, and use the chord number system
Be able to sing in pitch and lead songs (“good voice” not required)
Be willing / able to fake instrumental solos on most songs in G or D (except basses and rhythm-only guitars).
If you’re not sure if you qualify, write Pete regarding your skills in these areas.
Students may attend “as a band” for a discount (write Pete for details), or will be placed in small groups (rotated during the camp).
Ensembles meet twice a day, for jamming and/or rehearsing with coaching by experienced Wernick Method staff.
Instrument instruction classes and harmony singing instruction offered daily
Performance opportunities, with performance coaching
Camp performs 2 songs en masse on the Merlefest Cabin Stage to conclude camp
$150 deposit holds your spot while your application is considered. Deposit check will not be cashed unless/until application is accepted.
Attendance limited to 50. Most instruments will be limited to 10 places.
Write Pete at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, Apr. 23 - Thursday, Apr. 26
Mon. Apr. 23rd: 9am - 5pm
Tue. Apr. 24th: 9am - 5pm
Wed. Apr. 25th: 9am - 5pm
Thu. Apr. 26th: 9am - 5pm
7901 North Carolina 18
Boomer, North Carolina, 28606