Weekend Bluegrass Jam Camp

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Taught by John David using the Wernick Method*

Glendale, CA at a private residence

June 25-26, 2022

Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 9am-4pm

Tuition: $250

Includes Saturday lunch. $15 off if you register by May 25. $50 deposit holds your spot; 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

  • Lodging 3 miles from venue: La Crescenta Motel, Classic single level L-shape 1949 Motel. Featured on penultimate episode of Mad Men. Very basic. 818-248-1294. Photos here.
  • Many other more modern accommodations within 5-10 miles of venue in Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena via hotels.com.

Each student must submit either proof of COVID vaccination or negative COVID test dated no earlier than 72 hours prior to start of camp.

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Weekend Bluegrass Jam Camp

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Taught by John David using the Wernick Method*

Glendale, CA at a private residence

April 30-May 1, 2022

Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 9am-4pm

Tuition: $250

Includes Saturday lunch. $15 off if you register by March 30. $50 deposit holds your spot; 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

  • Lodging 3 miles from venue: La Crescenta Motel, Classic single level L-shape 1949 Motel. Featured on penultimate episode of Mad Men. Very basic. 818-248-1294. Photos here.
  • Many other more modern accommodations within 5-10 miles of venue in Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena via hotels.com.

Each student must submit either proof of COVID vaccination or negative COVID test dated no earlier than 72 hours prior to start of camp.

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Weekend Bluegrass Jam Camp

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Taught by John David using the Wernick Method*

Glendale, CA at a private residence

January 29-30, 2022

Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 9am-4pm

Tuition: $250

Includes Saturday lunch. $15 off if you register by December 29. $50 deposit holds your spot; 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

  • Lodging 3 miles from venue: La Crescenta Motel, Classic single level L-shape 1949 Motel. Featured on penultimate episode of Mad Men. Very basic. 818-248-1294. Photos here.
  • Many other more modern accommodations within 5-10 miles of venue in Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena via hotels.com.

Each student must submit either proof of COVID vaccination or negative COVID test dated no earlier than 72 hours prior to start of camp.

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About Gilbert Nelson

Gilbert Nelson has been a regular on the jam scene for 30 years, with a passion for jamming, performing and teaching a variety of instruments. Gilbert’s teaching is action packed and always encouraging, emphasizing fun and success, providing a safe and supportive learning environment while still finding ways to stretch comfort zones and bring students to a higher level of musical maturity.

Gilbert leads his own band “The Jam Town Grass” as well as coaching other groups in musicianship and stagecraft.

“I highly recommend the class and would do it again in a heart beat.”
“Why didn’t someone explain these things to me before?”
“Gilbert and Leigh, you have empowered me this weekend . . . I’ll have you to thank the rest of my life.”
“I can count on one hand the master teachers I’ve known and Gilbert is one of them.”
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Bluegrass Jam Camp

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Taught by John David using the Wernick Method*

Glendale, CA at a private residence

November 20-21, 2021

Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 9am-4pm

Tuition: $250

Includes Saturday lunch. $15 off if you register by October 20. $50 deposit holds your spot; 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

  • Lodging 3 miles from venue: La Crescenta Motel, Classic single level L-shape 1949 Motel. Featured on penultimate episode of Mad Men. Very basic. 818-248-1294. Photos here.

  • Many other more modern accommodations within 5-10 miles of venue in Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena via hotels.com.

Each student must submit either proof of COVID vaccination or negative COVID test dated no earlier than 72 hours prior to start of camp.

Until further notice, all Wernick Method classes will be conducted either outdoors or in very well-ventilated indoor spaces.

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Bluegrass Jam Camp

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Taught by John David using the Wernick Method*

Glendale, CA at a private residence (outdoor shaded venue)

September 11-12, 2021

Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 9am-4pm

Tuition: $250

Includes Saturday lunch. $15 off if you register by August 11. $50 deposit holds your spot; 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

  • Lodging 3 miles from venue: La Crescenta Motel, Classic single level L-shape 1949 Motel. Featured on penultimate episode of Mad Men. Very basic. 818-248-1294. Photos here.
  • Many other more modern accommodations within 5-10 miles of venue in Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena via hotels.com.
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Bluegrass Festival Jam Class

Taught by Rick Sparks using the Wernick Method*

Casa Grande, AZ at the Pinal Agri-Country Bluegrass Festival

Pinal Fairgrounds & Event Center, 512 South Eleven Mile Corner Rd, Casa Grande, AZ 85194

January 21-22, 2022

Friday and Saturday, 6-9pm

Tuition: $75 for 2 sessions, or $40 per session

$10 off if you register in advance; festival admission required. $40 deposit holds your spot. 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

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Weekend Bluegrass Jam Camp

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Taught by Larry Kernagis using the Wernick Method*

Big Bear Lake, CA at the Vintage Lakeside Inn

41076 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

June 10-12, 2022

Friday 6-9pm; Saturday 9am-4pm; Sunday 9am-2pm

Tuition: $250

$25 discount for Larry’s returning students! $75 deposit holds your spot; 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

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Bluegrass Festival Jam Class

Taught by Rick Sparks using the Wernick Method*

Blythe, CA at the Blythe Bluegrass Music Festival

Colorado River Fairgrounds, 591 N. Olive Lake Blvd, Blythe, CA 92225

January 14-15, 2022

Friday 4-7pm; Saturday 9am-Noon

Tuition: $75 on-site for 2 sessions, or $40 per session

$65 if you in register in advance; festival admission required. $40 deposit reserves your spot; 50% refundable for cancellations more than one month in advance.

You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

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