Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Jeff Burke
Mondays, Jan. 15-Mar. 12 6:30-9:00pm (except 2/19)
Evanston, IL Evanston American Legion Post 42
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 class. Click on ‘Tickets’ above.
Jeff Burke has been a professional musician for over 15 years, specializing in mandolin, guitar, and banjo. As half of the duo Jeff & Vida, he has performed thousands of shows around the US and Europe. Jeff’s down-to-earth teaching and positive approach to playing and learning music have endeared him to students in classes and workshops far and wide, including at both The Country Music Hall of Fame and the Station Inn in Nashville.
Monday, Jan. 15 - Monday, Mar. 12
Mon. Jan. 15th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Mon. Jan. 22nd: 6:30pm - 9pm
Mon. Jan. 29th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Mon. Feb. 5th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Mon. Feb. 12th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Mon. Feb. 26th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Mon. Mar. 5th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Mon. Mar. 12th: 6:30pm - 9pm
1030 Central St.
Evanston, Illinois, 60201