Wernick Method Bluegrass Jam Class with Harry Gambrill

Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by Harry Gambrill using the Wernick Method*
Wednesdays, Jan 25-Mar 15 6:30-9PM
Ridley Park, PA Private residence
Tuition $195

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