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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
Oak HIll, NY Camp Jul 10-12 Daily Scott Hopkins
Mid-Atlantic
Washington, DC Mar 8-Apr 12 Wed Jeff Harding
Abingdon, VA Camp Mar 17-19 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Abingdon, VA Camp Jul 28-30 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Abingdon, VA Camp Nov 3-5 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Southeast
Durango, CO Jan 31-Mar 28 Tue Joel Denman
Columbus, IN Feb 4-25 Sat Allie Burbrink
Montclair, NJ Feb 4 Sat Austin Scelzo
Norwalk, CT Feb 11 Sat Austin Scelzo
Charleston, SC Camp Feb 17-19 Daily John Holenko
Denver, CO Fest Feb 18 Sat Pete Wernick
Pensacola (Navarre), FL Camp Feb 24-26 Daily Larry Kernagis
Norris, TN Camp Feb 25-26 Daily Jodi Harbin
Ronan, MT Feb 26-Apr 2 Sun Lydia Conway
Raleigh, NC Mar 1-Apr 5 Wed Leslie Dare & Susan West
Lebanon, TN Camp Mar 3-5 Daily Derwin Hinson
New Athens, IL Camp Mar 10-12 Daily Chris Talley
Lincoln, NE Mar 19-Apr 16 Sun Jenny & Matt Richardson
Mt. Juliet, TN Camp Mar 31-Apr 2 Daily Larry Kernagis
College Park, MD Apr 2-May 7 Sun Ira Gitlin
Pickerington, OH Camp Apr 14-16 Daily Fred Staunton & George Welling
Dallas, NC Camp Apr 14-15 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Pawtucket, RI Apr 15-May 13 Sat Paul Dube and Erin Dube
Syria, VA Camp Apr 21-23 Daily Vince May
Glendale, CA Camp Apr 22-23 Daily John David
Boomer, NC Camp Apr 24-27 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Boomer, NC Camp Apr 24-27 Daily Pete Wernick
Oakland, CA Camp Apr 29-30 Daily Andy Lentz & Erik Yates
Plusquellec, FR May 6-8 Daily Sébastien Ferry
Plusquellec, FR May 12-14 Daily Sébastien Ferry
Gettysburg, PA Camp May 15-18 Daily Ira Gitlin
Tampa Bay, FL Camp May 15-21 Daily Larry Kernagis
Liberty, SC Camp May 19-21 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Wind Gap, PA Fest Jun 9-11 Daily Harry Gambrill
Paris, FR Camp Jun 17-18 Daily Pierre Bastide
Blacksburg, SC Jun 23-25 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Glendale, CA Camp Jun 24-25 Daily John David
Oak Hill, NY Fest Jul 14-19 Daily Paul Dube and Erin Dube
Jefferson, NC Camp Jul 28-30 Daily Leslie Dare & Susan West
Parsons, WV Fest Aug 2-4 Daily Larry Kernagis
Syria, VA Camp Aug 18-20 Daily Vince May
Silver Bay, NY Camp Aug 20-25 Daily Harry Gambrill
Silver Bay, NY Camp Aug 20-25 Daily Pete Wernick
Bristol/Abingdon, TN Camp Sep 5-8 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Maggie Valley, NC Camp Oct 6-8 Daily Larry Kernagis
Myrtle Beach, SC Camp Oct 19-22 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Olive Branch, MS Camp Oct 20-22 Daily Len Lawhon
Syria, VA Camp Oct 27-29 Daily Vince May
Monteagle, TN Camp Oct 27-29 Daily Larry Kernagis
Phoenix, AZ Camp Jan 19-21 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
Appleton, WI Mar 1-Apr 5 Wed Debbie Wagner
Peoria, IL Camp Apr 21-23 Daily Larry Kernagis
St. Louis, MO Camp Jun 2-4 Daily Larry Kernagis
Madison, WI Camp Jul 7-9 Daily Larry Kernagis
South Central
Austin, TX Camp Sep 30-Oct 1 Daily John David
Mountain
Northwest
Southwest
Austin, TX Camp Apr 1-2 Daily John David
Big Bear Lake, CA Camp Jun 9-11 Daily Larry Kernagis
Non-U.S.
Alsbach-Hähnlein, Germany Mar 4 Sat Michael Jockel
Plusquellec, FR Camp Mar 10-12 Daily Sébastien Ferry
Plusquellec, FR Camp Jun 9-11 Daily Sébastien Ferry
Plusquellec, FR Camp Sep 8-10 Daily Sébastien Ferry
Plusquellec, FR Camp Oct 6-8 Daily Sébastien Ferry
Plusquellec, FR Camp Nov 10-12 Daily Sébastien Ferry

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.”