CALDWELL JAM and SUMMER JAM

Come JAM with us! 

 

Students (ages 8-17) learn their choice of Old-time Guitar, Fiddle, Mandolin or Banjo (old-time music in the traditional Appalachian style of singing and playing by ear).

Caldwell JAM (Junior Appalachian Musicians) offers both school-year and summer camp classes.


Following are the details for the SUMMER JAM program:


Summer JAM classes in Guitar (instructor Bob Henson), Banjo (instructor Dawson Clark) and Fiddle (instructor Mary Ervin) will be offered at HUB Station Arts & Business Center on Wednesdays (June 12-August 21 skipping July 3) with Beginner Students starting at 2:30pm and Intermediate/Advanced Students starting at 3:30pm. We need a minimum of 4 students per class.


Mandolin classes will be offered on Thursdays (June 13-August 22), with Beginner Students starting at 2:00pm and Intermediate/Advanced Students starting at 3:00pm.  Instructor is Bobby Steadman. We need a minimum of 4 students per class.


Piedmont Blues Guitar classes offered on Tuesdays (June 11-August 20) at the MLK Jr. Center in Lenoir starting at 3pm with instructor Bobby Steadman. We need a minimum of 4 students for this class.


Instruments are available for students to rent for $15/summer program and keep to continue practicing through their performance at Happy Valley Fiddlers Convention Labor Day weekend on August 31.


Each class must have a minimum of 4 students and a maximum of 10. 


Summer JAM price is $10/class and we offer sibling discounts.