Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Jeremy Chapman
Springfield, MO The Acoustic Shoppe
Early Signup Discount: $10 until Aug 23!
This class is for intermediates. A class for beginners will meet Noon-3pm on the same days. Take both classes for only $145 additional!
Returning students pay only $145!
Intermediate jam class requirements: Some previous basic jamming experience including
Basic understanding of jam interaction (when to start, solo, end)
Ability to follow chord changes (even on new songs)
Some experience with taking a solo
Basic Jam etiquette
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.
Jeremy Chapman started playing mandolin at age 10 with his brothers and father in The Chapmans. Winners of IBMA’s Emerging Artist of the Year, the band has performed throughout the U.S., in Europe, and on the Grand Ole Opry. When not on the road, Jeremy enjoys teaching private lessons in Springfield, MO and interviewing bluegrass celebrities on Internet TV.
Sunday, Sep. 23 - Wednesday, Dec. 06
Sun. Sep. 23rd: 4pm - 7pm
Sun. Sep. 30th: 4pm - 7pm
Sun. Oct. 7th: 4pm - 7pm
Sun. Oct. 14th: 4pm - 7pm
Sun. Oct. 21st: 4pm - 7pm
Wed. Dec. 6th: - 7pm
1913 E Seminole St
Springfield, Missouri, 65804