The Acoustic Music Jam

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Monthly on 2nd Friday, 4th Friday (view full repeat details)
8:00 pm
11:59 pm
Friday, April 28, 2017; Friday, May 12, 2017; Friday, May 26, 2017
Verified (view event history)
Jeff Justman
847-989-9634

NOTE: THERE IS NO JAM ON FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2012!!!

THE ACOUSTIC MUSIC JAM: A regularly-scheduled musicians' jam - still going strong after over 30 years

Do you play an acoustic instrument (or several)? Wish you could meet regularly and play along with other musicians? You're cordially invited to join The Acoustic Music Jam

We are a regularly-scheduled acoustic musicians' jam, still going strong after over 30 years in the northern Chicagoland suburbs (formerly known as the "Adler Jam" in Libertyville, IL). We provide a safe, comfortable, regular meeting place for musicians of all skill levels to jam and practice, and make new friends.

Instruments played at the jam: acoustic guitar, 12-string guitar, dobro/resonator guitar, 5-string banjo, mandolin, fiddle, autoharp, acoustic bass guitar, upright bass, harmonica, tin whistle, ukulele, other acoustic instruments (occasionally, octave mandolin, bouzouki, saxophone, bajo sexto, tenor banjo, and tenor guitar have also been played here).

Musical styles played at the jam: Folk, Folk-Rock, Rockabilly, Acoustic Pop, Acoustic Rock, Blues, Americana, Bluegrass, Country & Western, Old-Timey, Gospel, Song Circle

Bring your instrument(s) and join us. Musicians and singers of all skill levels (beginners, too) are welcome! There are usually a number of separate jam sessions going on in different rooms to suit different musical styles and skill levels.

The jam is usually held twice a month, on each 2nd and 4th Friday, from 8:00 PM until about 11:30 PM (sometimes runs later). The jam is housed in the Lake County area at:

Lord of Glory Lutheran Church
607 West Belvidere Road
(On Illinois Route 120, West of Alleghany Road/East of Hainesville Road)
Grayslake, IL 60030

Newcomers are welcomed at an introductory jam circle set up near the entrance of the building.

Upcoming Friday Night Jams... check the jam listings at the bottom of the home page at http://jazzmanjeffjustman.tripod.com/acousticmusicjam.htm

For more information about The Acoustic Music Jam, please contact:
Jeff Justman at 847-989-9634 or
E-mail: jazzmanjeffjustmanmusic@yahoo.com

Location

Lord of Glory Lutheran Church
607 West Belvidere Road On IL Route 120, West of Alleghany Road/East of Hainesville Rd.
Grayslake, IL 60030
United States
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autumngrenefeld
Salt Lake City ,Utah
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December 6, 2012
I know how to play an

I know how to play an acoustic guitar. I and my friends jam together every weekend playing songs that we like.
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kevindwaynedavis
mandaue city ,Cebu
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the acoustic music jam

i love acoustic music ever since , "The Acoustic Music Jam" is definitely the best place for acoustic lover just like me.

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tony57
az ,California
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This is just amazing... As a

This is just amazing... As a guitarist I am envious, oh how I wish that there was a similar gathering at my area too, I hope I can visit sometime. http://chordsworld.com/easy-songs-on-guitar/

Submitted by tony57 on Mon, 2013/03/04 - 1:05am.

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