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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
New York City, NY Camp Feb 3-4 Daily Scott Wilkins
Pembroke, MA Camp Mar 2-4 Daily Scott Wilkins
Greenwich, NY Mar 20-Apr 17 Tue Alan Epstein
Pawtucket, RI Mar 31-Apr 28 Sat Paul Dube
Watertown, MA Camp Apr 14-15 Daily Scott Wilkins
Pine Bush, NY Camp Apr 21-22 Daily Scott Wilkins
Albany, NY Apr 23-May 21 Mon Bob Altschuler
Mid-Atlantic
Parkersburg, WV Jan 16-Mar 6 Tue Maggie Moore
Virginia Beach, VA Feb 4-Mar 25 Sun Lynn Kelley
Wilmington, DE Feb 6-Mar 27 Tue Harry Gambrill
Ridley Park, PA Feb 21-Apr 11 Wed Harry Gambrill
Silver Spring, MD Mar 4-25 Sun Ira Gitlin
Southeast
Jekyll Island, GA Fest Jan 4-6 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Norris, TN Jan 7-Feb 4 Sun Jodi Harbin
Charlotte/Dallas, NC Jan 20 Sat Gilbert Nelson
Louisville, KY Jan 20-Mar 10 Sat Dave Howard
Nashville, TN Feb 2 Fri Gilbert Nelson
Nashville, TN Fest Feb 3 Sat 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
Memphis, TN Camp Mar 9-11 Daily Larry Kernagis
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
Maggie Valley, NC Oct 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
North Liberty, IA Jan 7-Feb 11 Sun Annie Savage
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
Effingham, IL Camp May 4-6 Daily Larry Kernagis
South Central
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
Murray, UT Jan 10-Feb 28 Wed Tara Shupe
Northwest
Spokane, WA Jan 31-Apr 4 Wed Kelly Bogan
Southwest
Manhattan Beach, CA Jan 7-Feb 4 Sun Devitt Feeley
Reno, NV Jan 9-Feb 13 Tue Rick Sparks
Glendale, CA Jan 14-Feb 11 Sun John David
Oakland, CA Feb 17 Sat Andy Lentz
Lake Havasu City, AZ Fest Mar 2-4 Daily Rick Sparks
Davis, CA Camp Mar 9-11 Daily Andy Lentz
Big Bear Lake, CA Camp Jun 1-3 Daily Larry Kernagis
Non-U.S.
Courtenay, BC (Canada) Jan 19-Feb 3 Varies Tracy Lynn
Nový Jičín, Czech Rep. Camp Jan 26-28 Daily Petr Brandejs
Alsbach-Hähnlein, Germany Feb 24 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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