Have you ever been to a jam session and wondered how many times they’re going to repeat….
Top 10 Tips for Jam Sessions
by Linda Ratcliff Relax and enjoy the little things in life, for one day you’ll realize they were the big things. – Kurt Vonnegut Top Ten Tips for Jam Sessions i.e. Jam Etiquette Going to jam sessions can be intimidating. And yet, they can also be the most fun and rewarding music experiences of your dulcimer […]
Free Lesson: Jam Session Strategy
by Steve Eulberg My mother was right. Boredom is a choice. If I am bored in a Jam Session because the other players are playing the tune too fast, or too slow, or too many times (is that even POSSible?) do you know whose job it is to fix that? MINE. In this free lesson, Steve […]
Tips for Jam Survival
by Steve Eulberg The Summer Festival season is fast approaching (can you feel the buzz of excitement in the air?) Many of us set aside our winter rhythms and venture out to play music with others in new settings: out of doors, at picnics and cookouts, at public parks, at the beach, at festivals, at […]