Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Camp
Taught by Gilbert Nelson
Friday, March 1 4:00-7:00pm
Saturday, March 2 10:00am-6:00pm
Sunday, March 3 10:00am-4:00pm
Raleigh, NC Fairfield Inn, 10040 Sellona St, Raleigh NC
Camp will be held at the Fairfield Inn, 10040 Sellona St, Raleigh NC. A special room rate is available, just call the hotel at 919-246-0107 and mention the jam camp.
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 camp. Click on ‘Tickets’ above.
Gilbert Nelson has been a regular on the jam scene for 30 years, with a passion for jamming, performing and teaching a variety of instruments. Gilbert’s teaching is action packed and always encouraging, emphasizing fun and success, providing a safe and supportive learning environment while still finding ways to s-t-r-e-t-c-h comfort zones and bring students to a higher level of musical maturity. Gilbert leads his own band “The Jam Town Grass” as well as coaching other groups in musicianship and stagecraft.
Friday, Mar. 01 - Sunday, Mar. 03
Fri. Mar. 1st: 4pm - 7pm
Sat. Mar. 2nd: 10am - 6pm
Sun. Mar. 3rd: 10am - 4pm
Raleigh, NC – WM Bluegrass Jam Camp with Gilbert Nelson – begins 3/1/19
10040 Sellona St.
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27617