Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Camp
Taught by Dan Whitener
Saturday, December 1 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday, December 2 10:00am-5:00pm
Washington, DC Private Residence near Tenleytown Red Line Metro station
Early Signup Discount: $20 until Nov 1!
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.
Dan Whitener is from Washington, DC, and is currently performing on banjo in the New York / New Jersey / Pennsylvania scene. He has hit the Billboard Bluegrass charts with both the Emmy-nominated bluegrass-hiphop band Gangstagrass and Philadelphia’s own Newgrass Americana band Man About A Horse. Dan has taught banjo, guitar, mandolin, piano, and voice since 2008 up and down the East Coast and enjoys teaching bluegrass fundamentals.
Saturday, Dec. 01 - Sunday, Dec. 02
Sat. Dec. 1st: 10am - 5pm
Sun. Dec. 2nd: 10am - 5pm
Washington, DC, District Of Columbia, 20001