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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 23-26 Info/Signup Bluegrass camp
Lake George, NY Jun 24-29 Info/Signup Bluegrass camp
Watch a Wernick Method class, and hear what the students and teacher say!
Wernick Method Bluegrass Jam Classes
Fest = Festival class  Camp = Consecutive full days
Northeast
New York City, NY Camp Jun 2-3 Daily Scott Wilkins
Eliot, ME Jun 3 Sun Dave Kiphuth
Northampton, MA Camp Jun 23-24 Daily Scott Wilkins
Pine Bush, NY Camp Jun 30-Jul 1 Daily Scott Wilkins
Berkshire, NY Camp Jul 4-7 Daily Ron Perry
Sodus, NY Fest Jul 25-27 Daily Ron Perry
Niskayuna, NY Aug 7-Sep 4 Tue Alan Epstein
Colebrook, NH Camp Oct 19-21 Daily Bob Amos & Alan Epstein & Ellen Carlson
Pawtucket, RI Oct 20-Nov 17 Sat Paul Dube
Glens Falls, NY Nov 6-Dec 4 Tue Alan Epstein
Mid-Atlantic
Virginia Beach, VA Jul 15-Sep 9 Sun Lynn Kelley
Parsons, WV Fest Aug 2-4 Daily Larry Kernagis
Southeast
Cherokee, NC Fest Jun 7-9 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Norris, TN Camp Jun 29-Jul 1 Daily Jodi Harbin
Marion, NC Fest Aug 16-18 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Marietta, GA Sep 5-Oct 24 Wed Duck Adkins
Bristol, TN/VA Camp Sep 18-21 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Norris, TN Camp Sep 21-23 Daily Jodi Harbin
Maggie Valley, NC Camp Oct 5-7 Daily Larry Kernagis
Mt Airy, NC Camp Oct 19-21 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Anderson, SC Fest Oct 25-27 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Raleigh/Durham, NC Camp Mar 1-3 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Monteagle, TN Camp Apr 5-7 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
Bean Blossom, IN Fest May 31-Jun 2 Daily Jeff Burke
South Central
Oklahoma City, OK Camp Jun 29-Jul 1 Daily Larry Kernagis
Arlington, TX Jul 15-Aug 5 Sun Jim Penson
Rogers, AR Camp Sep 15-16 Daily Jeanette Curry
Mountain
Nederland, CO Camp Jun 4-7 Daily Annie Savage
Fort Collins, CO Jun 22 Fri Chad Fisher
Frisco, CO Camp Jul 30-Aug 3 Daily John Holenko
Louisville, CO Aug 18-Sep 15 Sat Kevin Slick
Murray, UT Aug 22-Sep 26 Wed Tara Shupe
Northwest
Spokane, WA Jun 12-Aug 14 Tue Kelly Bogan
Auburn, WA Jul 8-Aug 12 Sun Rex Kerbs
Medical Lake, WA Fest Aug 10-12 Daily Kelly Bogan
Southwest
Big Bear Lake, CA Camp Jun 1-3 Daily Larry Kernagis
Ojai, CA Camp Jun 30-Jul 1 Daily John David
Glendale, CA Sep 9-Oct 7 Sun John David
Flagstaff, AZ Fest Sep 15-16 Daily Rick Sparks
Non-U.S.
Paris, France Camp Jun 16-17 Daily Pierre Bastide
Burleigh Heads QLD, Australia Camp Jul 19-21 Daily Greg McGrath
Quorn SA, Australia Camp Sep 7-9 Daily Greg McGrath
Phillip Island VIC, Australia Camp Sep 15-17 Daily Greg McGrath

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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