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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
Pawtucket, RI Mar 7-Apr 4 Sat Paul Dube and Erin Dube
Voorheesville (near Albany), NY Mar 23-Apr 20 Mon Scott Hopkins
Newton, MA Apr 4-25 Sat Gabe Hirshfeld
Portland, CT May 2-Jun 20 Sat Austin Scelzo
Webster, NY May 7-Jun 18 Thu Ron Perry
Colebrook, NH Camp May 15-17 Daily Bob Amos & Alan Epstein
Great Barrington, MA Camp May 29-31 Daily Austin Scelzo
Silver Bay, NY Camp Jun 21-26 Daily Pete Wernick
Grey Fox (Oak Hill), NY Camp Jul 13-16 Daily Scott Hopkins
Grey Fox (Oak Hill), NY Fest Jul 18-19 Daily Paul Dube and Erin Dube
Sodus, NY Fest Jul 23-25 Daily Ron Perry
Matawan, NJ Camp Mar 14-15 Daily Dan Whitener
Alexandria, VA Mar 15-Apr 5 Sun Ira Gitlin
Lakewood, NJ Mar 18-May 13 Wed Barry Mitterhoff
Claymont, DE Camp Mar 26-27 Daily Harry Gambrill
Califon, NJ Apr 6-Jun 1 Mon Barry Mitterhoff
Gettysburg, PA Camp May 11-14 Daily Ira Gitlin
Wind Gap, PA Fest Jun 12-14 Daily Harry Gambrill
Parsons, WV Fest Aug 6-8 Daily Larry Kernagis
Huntington, WV Fest Aug 28-29 Daily Michelle Wallace
Raleigh/Durham, NC Camp Mar 6-8 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Lebanon, TN Camp Mar 13-15 Daily Derwin Hinson
Bryson City, NC Camp Mar 14-15 Daily Allie Lee
West Palm Beach, FL Mar 21-22 Daily Max Schwartz
Brooksville, FL Fest Mar 26-28 Daily Ron Perry
Abingdon, VA Camp Mar 27-29 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Norris, TN Mar 28 Sat Jodi Harbin
Monteagle, TN Camp Apr 3-5 Daily Larry Kernagis
Owensboro, KY Apr 5-May 31 Sun Chris Armstrong
Merlefest (Boomer), NC Camp Apr 20-23 Daily Pete Wernick
Merlefest (Boomer), NC Camp Apr 20-23 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Raleigh, NC May 6-Jun 10 Wed Leslie Dare & Susan West
Olive Hill, KY Fest Jul 9-11 Daily Michelle Wallace
Jefferson, NC Camp Jul 24-26 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Marietta, GA Sep 2-Oct 21 Wed Duck Adkins
Bristol/Abingdon, VA Camp Sep 8-11 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Mt. Juliet, TN Sep 10-Nov 5 Thu Larry Kernagis
Maggie Valley, NC Camp Oct 9-11 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!
Richfield, MN Apr 5-May 8 Varies Graham Sones
Bean Blossom, IN Fest May 27-29 Daily Jeff Burke
St. Louis, MO Camp Nov 6-8 Daily Larry Kernagis
South Central
Austin, TX Camp Apr 3-5 Daily John David
Rogers, AR Camp Apr 4-5 Daily Jeanette Curry
Arlington, TX Apr 5-26 Sun Jim Penson
Port of Galveston, TX Feb 20-25 Daily Larry Kernagis
Ft. Collins, CO Mar 1-29 Sun Ed Harvey
Louisville, CO Mar 8-Apr 5 Sun Kevin Slick
Salt Lake City, UT Apr 18-May 23 Sat June Crosby and Jamis Johnson
Spokane, WA Mar 17-May 19 Tue Kelly Bogan
Olympia, WA Mar 28-May 9 Sat John Treacy
Auburn, WA May 3-Jun 28 Sun Rex Kerbs
Olympia, WA Sep 19-Oct 24 Sat John Treacy
Davis, CA Camp Feb 28-Mar 1 Daily Andy Lentz
Lake Havasu City, AZ Fest Mar 7-8 Daily Rick Sparks
Glendale, CA Camp May 1-3 Daily John David
Big Bear Lake, CA Camp May 29-31 Daily Larry Kernagis
Kingston, NM Camp Jul 3-5 Daily Gilbert Nelson
Flagstaff, AZ Fest Sep 19-20 Daily Rick Sparks
Paris, France Camp Jun 6-7 Daily Pierre Bastide


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.”