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Jam Sessions

Jam sessions are open to members & non-members, and accommodate the needs of beginners through to band level players. All are relaxed and welcoming.

If you are new to jamming, please familiarize yourself with the basics of jamming etiquette before participating.

 

NOTE: THERE WILL NOT BE ANY THURSDAY NIGHT JAMS AT THE IRISH CULTURE CENTRE OVER THE SUMMER

LAST JAM THURDAY JUNE 29TH 2017.  JAMS RESUME AGAIN SEPTEMBER 7 2017

 

 

Foothills Bluegrass - Regular Jam Sessions

 

Monday Night Jams (MNJ), 7:00 - 10:00 pm:
 Kings Tower Apartments:
 807 6th St SE (Please use west door)
 Please knock on the west door AND window. Please be patient - someone will hear.
 Bluegrass and Old-Time music 
 Beginners WELCOME!

 

Thursday Night Jams (TNJ) 7:00 - 10:00 pm
 Irish Cultural Centre
 6452 - 35 Ave NW
 Traditional bluegrass, old-timey and related acoustic styles welcomed & encouraged.

 

Post Event Jams (from immediately after the event till whenever)
 Irish Cultural Club
 6452 - 35th Ave NW
 All forms of bluegrass and acoustic tastes are welcome.


Other Calgary Jam Sessions

Calgary Bluegrass Acoustic Music Jam - 1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month @ 7:00 pm
 4407 - 116 Ave SE, #26 (Fortress Roofing office - upstairs in the break room)
 Contact: Nicole @ 403-891-3678
 All ages, instruments and skill levels are welcome (no amplifiers, please). The evening starts off slow-pitch style with a few simple 2/3 chord songs to get everybody comfortable and warmed up. We then take turns going around leading songs and trading solos. Leading, of course, is optional but we do ask that if people want to lead a song to please bring the chords/lyrics printed so we can photocopy it for the group.


Out of Town Jam Sessions

Edmonton - Northern Bluegrass Circle Music Society, Wednesdays @ 7:00 pm
 Pleasantview Community Hall - 10860 - 57th. Ave, Edmonton, AB

Medicine Hat - Thursday Nite Bluegrass, Thursdays 7:30 - 10:00 pm
 Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.