Charleston, SC: Weekly Jam Class with John Holenko & Hazel Ketchum
When?Start time: Tuesday 7:00pm (17 October)
End time: Tuesday 9:00pm (12 December)
Wernick Method Bluegrass Jamming Class
Taught by John Holenko & Hazel Ketchum
Tuesdays, Oct. 17-Dec. 12 7:00-9:00pm
Charleston, SC Hungry Monk Music
All bluegrass instruments welcome
No jamming experience necessary
You will be jamming the first class!
Friendly, encouraging, knowledgeable teaching.
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)
John Holenko & Hazel Ketchum own and run Charleston's popular folk music school Hungry Monk Music -- a place to gather with friends and be encouraged to explore a lifelong love of music. The pair teach Bluegrass, Irish music, singing, songwriting, guitar, mandolin and folk dance forms at camps in Charleston, Boston and Maine. Hazel and John play in numerous bands and perform and record with their own band The Hungry Monks. John has published several books with Mel Bay and Hazel has created recordings for children. Hazel also teaches music at The Cooper School and Oak Grove Montessori in Charleston.
Events around Hungry Monk Music
Real Salt Lake vs. Sporting Kansas City At Rio Tinto Stadium
Sunday 2:00pm (22 October)
Rio Tinto Stadium, Sandy
The Clay Melton Band Live In-Store at Monster Music & Movies
Saturday 1:00pm (28 October)
Monster Music & Movies, Charleston
West Ashley Revitalization Commission Meeting
Tuesday 6:30pm (17 October)
West Ashley High School, Charleston
Live Music: Rosewood Acoustic
Sunday 12:00pm (29 October)
Frothy Beard Brewing Company, Charleston
Fall Native Plant Sale at Charles Towne Landing
Saturday 9:00am (21 October)
Charles Towne Landing, Charleston