Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Dave Howard
Saturdays, Jan. 20-Mar. 10 12:30-3:00pm
Louisville, KY Louisville Folk School
Early Signup Discount: $25 until Jan. 8!
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.
Dave Howard has enjoyed years of singing and playing mandolin throughout the U.S. with The 23 String Band – winners of the Louisville Music Awards Bluegrass Artist of the Year – and with the Louisville-based Relic Bluegrass band. He has played and sung on numerous television, radio, and feature film programs. He recently apprenticed as a fiddler, supported by the Kentucky Arts Council. Dave directs the Louisville Folk School, a traditional music education community he founded in 2015, and sits on the board of Bluegrass Anonymous – Louisville’s Bluegrass Music Association.
Saturday, Jan. 20 - Saturday, Mar. 10
Sat. Jan. 20th: 12:30pm - 3pm
Sat. Jan. 27th: 12:30pm - 3pm
Sat. Feb. 3rd: 12:30pm - 3pm
Sat. Feb. 10th: 12:30pm - 3pm
Sat. Feb. 17th: 12:30pm - 3pm
Sat. Feb. 24th: 12:30pm - 3pm
Sat. Mar. 3rd: 12:30pm - 3pm
Sat. Mar. 10th: 12:30pm - 3pm
2117 Payne Street
Louisville, Kentucky, 40206