Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Harry Gambrill using the Wernick Method*
Wednesdays, Sep 27-Nov 15 6:30-7PM
Ridley Park, PA Private residence
Early Signup Discount: $10 until Aug 27!
Harry Gambrill was bit by the bluegrass bug early and began playing the banjo at age twelve. He plays banjo with regional bluegrass band The Jersey Corn Pickers. Harry also plays the bass, dobro, and guitar, and has been giving lessons for over 20 years. Currently Harry is the Middle School Music teacher at Media-Providence Friends School in Media, PA.
*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
Wednesday, Sep. 27 - Wednesday, Nov. 15
Wed. Sep. 27th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Wed. Oct. 4th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Wed. Oct. 11th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Wed. Oct. 18th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Wed. Oct. 25th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Wed. Nov. 1st: 6:30pm - 9pm
Wed. Nov. 8th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Wed. Nov. 15th: 6:30pm - 9pm
Ridley Park, Pennsylvania, 19022