Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Pete Wernick using the Wernick Method*
Friday-Saturday, Sep 29-30
at the Raleigh Convention Center (front lobby)
Fri 10AM-Noon • Sat 10AM-Noon
Pre-registration recommended, to get class prep materials
Assisted by Gilbert Nelson and other Wernick Method teachers.
Pete Wernick is the originator of Banjo Camps and Bluegrass Jam Camps, and creator of many bestselling bluegrass books and videos. Along with performing nationwide/worldwide with Hot Rize and others, he is dedicated to helping people learn the joys of playing 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, Sep. 29 - Saturday, Sep. 30
Fri. Sep. 29th: 10am - 12pm
Sat. Sep. 30th: 10am - 12pm
Raleigh Convention Center - Front Lobby
500 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27601