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Weekly Jam Class (Wed)

April 10, 2024 May 15, 2024 EDT

Taught by Bob Perlstein using the Wernick Method

Morton Grove, IL

Located at a private residence, the first suburb North of Chicago; address provided upon registration

7:00-9:30pm each Wednesday

Tuition: $250 for 6 sessions

No deposit required. You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

  • This class is now full! Please join the waitlist, as spots may open up.


Bob Perlstein (Morton Grove, IL) started playing guitar and banjo while in college and law school, and later picked up fiddle and mandolin. He’s played in many bands such as Northern Skyline, Wood Street Bloodhounds and Bluegrass Advocates. Bob has taught banjo at Indiana University night school, the Old Town School of Folk Music, various music stores and private lessons. Since he first attended the Winfield Festival in 1980 he’s focused on jamming, and now attends festivals in order to jam. Bob has had a lifelong passion for bluegrass music and enjoys helping others learn.

“Bob is a great motivator, true professional and down-to-earth teacher. He instinctively tuned into where I needed work and made my progress a pleasant and enjoyable experience.”
“Bob is an intuitive teacher of bluegrass music, especially for beginners. He helped me break down what seemed like an avalanche of notes into learnable sections.”
“Through Bob’s patience and managing of my musical progression, I was hired 3 years after starting banjo by a music school as a beginning banjo teacher.”
“Bob is knowledgeable and has an engaging and enthusiastic personality.”
private residence
Morton Grove, IL 60053 United States
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Tuition: $250 for 6 sessions

No deposit required. You will be sent the full set of of student materials as soon as you register.

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