Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Kelly Bogan using the Wernick Method*
Friday-Sunday, Aug 11-13
at the Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival
Medical Lake, WA
Fri 3-5PM • Sat 10AM-Noon • Sun 10AM-Noon
$65 for all sessions (festival admission also required)
Kelly Bogan is a multi-instumentalist, accomplished songwriter, and has taught privately for 25 years. Kelly is also active in the Inland Northwest Bluegrass Association, which has named his band Molly & Tenbrooks Band of the Year, with Kelly winning Dobro Player of the Year. He has taught workshops in banjo, Dobro, and vocal harmony at the Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival and at the Sacajawea Bluegrass Festival in Washington. Kelly is very comfortable with new students and enthusiastic about introducing them to the wonderful world of bluegrass.
*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
Friday, Aug. 11 - Sunday, Aug. 13
Fri. Aug. 11th: 3pm - 5pm
Sat. Aug. 12th: 10am - 12pm
Sun. Aug. 13th: 10am - 12pm
Medical Lake, Washington, 99022