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Jam Class @ Taste of New England Festival
July 21, 2023 – July 22, 2023 EDT
Taught by Austin Scelzo using the Wernick Method
Sturbridge, MA at the Taste of New England Festival
Old Sturbridge Village, 1 Old Sturbridge Village Rd, Sturbridge MA 01566
Friday 5-9pm; Saturday 4-5:30pm
Tuition: $80 both sessions; or Friday $50, Saturday $30
$5 off if you register in advance. Festival admission required. 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.
Austin Scelzo was introduced to various fiddle traditions at Mark O’Connor’s early Berklee String Camps and over time picked up all the bluegrass instruments along with singing, songwriting, and jamming. While enjoying four years as a middle school music teacher. Austin’s bluegrass journey began with CT-based groups The Angry O’Haras and On the Trail, on fiddle and vocals.
Now performing with The Rock Hearts, respected New England bluegrass veterans, he is active in the bluegrass community, creating and managing the Bluegrass Coffeehouse performance venue, hosting jams, and launching the Connecticut Bluegrass Music Association.
Tuition: $80 both sessions; or $50 for Friday, $30 for Saturday
Festival admission is required in addition to the class tuition. $30 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.