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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 23-26 Info/Signup coming soon! Bluegrass camp
Lake George, NY Jun 24-29 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
Albany, NY Oct 23-Nov 20 Mon Bob Altschuler
Pawtucket, RI Oct 28-Nov 18 Sat Paul Dube
Greenwich, NY Nov 7-Dec 5 Tue Alan Epstein
Cape Cod, MA Camp Nov 11-12 Daily Scott Wilkins
Wolcott, NY Nov 11-Dec 16 Sat Ron Perry
New York City, NY Camp Dec 2-3 Daily Scott Wilkins
Pembroke, MA Camp Mar 2-4 Daily Scott Wilkins
Mid-Atlantic
Southeast
Anderson, SC Fest Oct 26-28 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Spartanburg, SC Camp Nov 3-5 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Palatka, FL Fest Nov 9-11 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Myrtle Beach, SC Fest Nov 23-25 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Cocoa Beach, FL Camp Dec 1-3 Daily Larry Kernagis
Jekyll Island, GA Fest Jan 4-6 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Louisville, KY Jan 6-Feb 24 Sat Dave Howard
Charlotte/Dallas, NC Jan 20 Sat Gilbert Nelson
Nashville, TN Feb 1 Thu Gilbert Nelson
Nashville, TN Fest Feb 2 Fri Gilbert Nelson
Marietta, GA Feb 7-Mar 28 Wed Duck Adkins
Arcadia, FL Camp Feb 9-11 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Palatka, FL Fest Feb 15-17 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Raleigh/Durham, NC Camp Mar 2-4 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Monteagle, TN Camp Apr 13-15 Daily Larry Kernagis
Charlotte/Sharon, SC Apr 14 Sat Gilbert Nelson
Lincolnton, GA Fest May 3-5 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Bristol, TN/VA Camp Sep 18-21 Daily Gilbert Nelson
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
Effingham, IL Camp Nov 3-5 Daily Larry Kernagis
Edinburgh, IN Nov 25 Sat Allie Burbrink
Evanston, IL Jan 15-Mar 12 Mon Jeff Burke
Berwyn, IL Jan 17-Mar 14 Wed Jeff Burke
Jackson, MI Camp Apr 20-22 Daily Maggie Bilby
South Central
Arlington, TX Nov 5-Dec 3 Sun Jim Penson
Rogers, AR Mar 3-31 Sat Jeanette Curry
New Braunfels, TX Camp May 18-20 Daily Larry Kernagis
Oklahoma City, OK Camp Jun 29-Jul 1 Daily Larry Kernagis
Mountain
Lyons, CO Nov 4-Dec 9 Sat KC Groves
Sandy, UT Nov 4-Dec 9 Sat Art Hansen
Fort Collins, CO Nov 4-Jan 20 Sat Chad Fisher
Murray, UT Jan 3-Feb 7 Wed Tara Shupe
Northwest
Spokane, WA Nov 14-Jan 16 Tue Kelly Bogan
Southwest
Oakland, CA Oct 23-Dec 11 Mon Andy Lentz
Reno, NV Jan 9-Feb 13 Tue Rick Sparks
Glendale, CA Jan 14-Feb 11 Sun John David
Non-U.S.
Vichy, France Nov 11 Sat Gilles Rézard
Paris, France Camp Nov 18-19 Daily Pierre Bastide
Nitra, Slovakia Camp Nov 24-26 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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