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Classes/Camps

With Wernick Method classes
popping up all over, we can
finally get everyone jamming!

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Pete Wernick's Upcoming Teaching Events
Merlefest, NC Apr 22-25 Info/Signup coming soon! Bluegrass Camp
Lake George, NY Jun 21-26 Info/Signup coming soon! Bluegrass Camp
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Wernick Method Bluegrass Jam Classes
Fest = Festival class  Camp = Consecutive full days
Northeast
Glens Falls, NY Mar 18-Apr 15 Mon Alan Epstein
Webster, NY Mar 20-May 15 Wed Ron Perry
Webster, NY Apr 6-May 4 Sat Ron Perry
Colebrook, NH Camp Apr 12-14 Daily Bob Amos & Alan Epstein
Silver Bay, NY Camp Jun 21-26 Daily Pete Wernick
Berkshire, NY Fest Jul 11-13 Daily Ron Perry
Sodus, NY Fest Jul 25-27 Daily Ron Perry
Colebrook, NH Camp Oct 18-20 Daily Bob Amos & Alan Epstein & Ellen Carlson
Mid-Atlantic
Huntington, WV Feb 19-Apr 9 Tue Maggie Moore
Alexandria, VA Mar 3-24 Sun Ira Gitlin
Howell, NJ Mar 11-Apr 29 Mon Barry Mitterhoff
Medford, NJ Mar 25-May 20 Mon Jimmy Heffernan
Claymont, DE Fest Apr 11-12 Daily Harry Gambrill
Gettysburg, PA Camp May 13-16 Daily Ira Gitlin
Wind Gap, PA Fest May 24-26 Daily Harry Gambrill
Parsons, WV Fest Aug 1-3 Daily Larry Kernagis
Southeast
Charleston, SC Feb 20-Apr 10 Wed Bob Culver
Raleigh/Durham, NC Camp Mar 1-3 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Mt Juliet, TN Mar 5-Apr 23 Tue Larry Kernagis
Monteagle, TN Camp Apr 5-7 Daily Larry Kernagis
Bryson City, NC Apr 9-May 28 Tue Allie Lee
Boomer, NC Camp Apr 22-25 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Boomer, NC Camp Apr 22-25 Daily Pete Wernick
Raleigh, NC May 1-Jun 5 Wed Leslie Dare & Susan West
Jefferson, NC Jul 25-26 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Bristol/Abingdon, VA Camp Sep 17-20 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Maggie Valley, NC Camp Oct 11-13 Daily Larry Kernagis
Wernick Method certified teachers are now offering
weekly sessions and weekend camps in communities nationwide. Learn to jam with other folks in your area!
Midwest
Berwyn, IL Mar 4-Apr 22 Mon Jeff Burke
Richfield, MN Apr 7-May 5 Sun Graham Sones
Nashville, IN Camp Apr 12-14 Daily Russell Paswater
Coopersville, MI Camp May 3-5 Daily Russell Paswater
Bean Blossom, IN Fest May 30-Jun 1 Daily Jeff Burke
South Central
Rogers, AR Camp Apr 13-14 Daily Jeanette Curry
Austin, TX Camp Apr 26-28 Daily John David
New Braunfels, TX Camp May 17-19 Daily Larry Kernagis
Oklahoma City, OK Camp Jul 19-21 Daily Larry Kernagis
Mountain
Louisville, CO Mar 17-Apr 14 Sun Kevin Slick
Murray, UT Mar 20-Apr 24 Wed Tara Shupe
Fort Collins, CO Apr 7-28 Sun Tyler Rennix
Northwest
Southwest
Davis, CA Camp Mar 1-3 Daily Andy Lentz
Los Angeles, CA Mar 12-May 7 Tue Nate Schwartz and Grant Milliken
Big Bear Lake, CA Camp May 3-5 Daily Larry Kernagis
Glendale, CA Camp May 3-5 Daily John David
Flagstaff, AZ Fest Sep 14-15 Daily Rick Sparks
Non-U.S.
Alsbach-Hähnlein, Germany Feb 23 Sat Michael Jockel
Paris, France Camp Mar 30-31 Daily Pierre Bastide
Azé, France Camp May 25-26 Daily Gilles Rézard
Phillip Island VIC, Australia Camp Aug 10-12 Daily Greg McGrath
Týn nad Vltavou, Czech Republic Camp Aug 30-Sep 1 Daily Petr Brandejs

MORE ABOUT THE CAMPS:

Press articles about Pete's Jam Camps (Reader's Digest, Making Music, Bluegrass Now, etc.)

Student comments! Click for large file.

“I have been waiting to start playing real bluegrass with people for quite a while, and now I can.”

“This is so much more fun than sitting on the couch playing alone.”

“I wish I had been introduced to this format much earlier. Isolated music is nowhere near as fun as being with a group.”

“A masterful job at creating a safe environment for us to learn in. Everyone in my groups has led, played solos and sung a song.”

“I've never tried to learn by ear before & it was so much fun.”

“Through the class I got hooked up with a group of folks I love playing with, and we plan to continue to meet.”

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