Alaska Bluegrass Cruise
August 22, 2024 – September 2, 2024 EDT
Taught by Larry Kernagis using the Wernick Method
Port of Departure: San Francisco, CA aboard the Crown Princess
Come join this bluegrass jam cruise with veteran Wernick Method teacher Larry Kernagis. Our bluegrass picking and singing will go well with this magical tour of the north! All class sessions will be on mornings at sea. Many experienced players are expected but newcomers are more than welcome.
We set sail from San Francisco and tour the inside passage on the Crown Princess from Princess Cruises. Cruise packages start at $1500.
Tuition: $300 (in addition to cruise booking)
After you register for the camp through the form below, contact Rachel Wortham, our Princess reservations group coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org. You must go through Rachel to be part of the group, for onboard planning and to get any available discounts. Direct general questions to Larry Kernagis (email@example.com; 615-405-1843). See you on board!
$100 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.
Mt. Juliet, TN
Larry Kernagis was raised during the folk revival era of the 60s, cutting his chops on Flatt & Scruggs and the Kingston Trio. Eventually, he became a banjo instructor at the famed Old Town School of Folk Music in Chicago. Larry has led bluegrass jams at festivals across the country for the past 30 years. He now employs his banjo, guitar and vocal skills entertaining with “greengrass” Celtic group Def Leprechaun.