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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
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
Eliot, ME Dec 9 Sun Dave Kiphuth
Colebrook, NH Camp Oct 18-20 Daily Bob Amos & Alan Epstein & Ellen Carlson
Mid-Atlantic
Princeton, NJ Camp Dec 1-2 Daily Barry Mitterhoff
Washington, DC Camp Dec 1-2 Daily Dan Whitener
Ridley Park, PA Feb 6-Mar 27 Wed Harry Gambrill
Wind Gap, PA Fest May 24-26 Daily Harry Gambrill
Southeast
Louisville, KY Camp Nov 16-18 Daily Dave Howard
Spartanburg, SC Camp Nov 30-Dec 1 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Burlington, NC Dec 7-8 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Jekyll Island, GA Fest Jan 3-5 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Spartanburg, SC Camp Jan 11-13 Daily Kristin Scott & Wayne Benson
Melbourne, FL Camp Jan 18-20 Daily Larry Kernagis
Charlotte/Dallas, NC Jan 19 Sat Gilbert Nelson
Panama City Beach, FL Camp Jan 25-27 Daily Russell Paswater
Nashville, TN Feb 1 Fri Gilbert Nelson
Nashville, TN Fest Feb 2 Sat Gilbert Nelson
Raleigh, NC Feb 10 Sun Leslie Dare & Susan West
Palatka, FL Fest Feb 14-16 Daily Gilbert Nelson
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
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
Richfield, MN Apr 7-May 5 Sun Graham Sones
South Central
Mountain
Fort Collins, CO Jan 6-27 Sun KC Groves
Murray, UT Jan 9-Feb 13 Wed Tara Shupe
Northwest
Southwest
Phoenix, AZ Camp Jan 4-6 Daily Larry Kernagis
Reno, NV Jan 10-Feb 21 Thu Rick Sparks
Glendale, CA Jan 13-Feb 10 Sun John David
Davis, CA Camp Mar 1-3 Daily Andy Lentz
Big Bear Lake, CA Camp May 3-5 Daily Larry Kernagis
Non-U.S.
Paris, France Camp Nov 17-18 Daily Pierre Bastide
Nový Jičín, Czech Rep. Camp Jan 25-27 Daily Petr Brandejs
Alsbach-Hähnlein, Germany Feb 23 Sat Michael Jockel

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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