Taught by Joff Lowson using the Wernick Method*
Saturday-Sunday, Jun 15-16
at the Tamworth Bluegrass Festival
Tamworth, Staffs, UK • 9:30am-12:30pm both days
£15 in advance • £20 on site • £10 single session
(festival admission also required)
Joff's students say:
"Joff is good company, encouraging and a very patient and intuitive teacher. He sets targets for learning at a very achievable pace whilst being both challenging and rewarding."
"A highly talented and knowledgeable musician. He can impart information very clearly and effectively. Lessons are enjoyable, and conducted in a relaxed, friendly, non-intimidating style."
"Joff has a refreshing approach to teaching. Lessons are fun, inspiring and Joff is really patient."
"Joff is very good at teaching theory through actual melodies, combining the foundations with exciting new songs. He has an extensive knowledge of picking styles, and clearly and patiently explains these during lessons."
Sign up now and we'll send you full information preparing you for the class and the world of jamming!
£15 in advance (festival admission also required)
Once we receive your payment, we'll contact you via email for registration info.
Prefer to pay with check or money order? Email [email protected] for details.
50% of payment refunded if you cancel more than one month in advance.
Or pay at the festival with check or cash!
- All bluegrass instruments welcome
- No jamming experience necessary
- You will be jamming the first session!
- Friendly, encouraging, knowledgeable teaching.
- Mistakes allowed!
- Singing not required, but encouraged and taught.
- Easy 2- and 3-chord songs, slow speeds.
- Soloing not required! "Faking" solos taught.
Do you qualify? It's easier than you may think!
If you play guitar, mandolin, banjo, fiddle, bass, or dobro... you can be part of a bluegrass jam.
- You must be able to tune your instrument (electronic tuning devices welcome) and
- change smoothly between G, C, D, and A. (Fiddles and basses need to know which notes work with which chords)