Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Camp
Taught by Maggie Bilby
Friday, April 20 2:00pm-5:00pm
Saturday, April 21 9:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, April 22 9:00am-1:00pm
Jackson, MI Holiday Inn Express & Suites
$175 until April 1!
Additional discount for returning students.
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.
Maggie Bilby has been singing and playing bluegrass music for over 30 years, on banjo, guitar, reso guitar and bass. She’s performed with Old South, Dry County Pickers, many impromptu bands, and in the play “Cotton Patch Gospel”. She and her husband have conducted jam workshops for the Northern Indiana Bluegrass Music Assn.’s festivals and assisted at one for the West Michigan Bluegrass Music Assn. She says, “Bluegrass music has been a LARGE part of my life and continues to excite, stretch and interest me!”
Friday, Apr. 20 - Sunday, Apr. 22
Fri. Apr. 20th: 2pm - 5pm
Sat. Apr. 21st: 9pm - 5pm
Sun. Apr. 22nd: 9am - 1pm
O' Neill, 3506 O'Neill Dr
Jackson, Michigan, 49202