Junior Appalachian Musicians (JAM)

Junior Appalachian Musicians (JAM) Program

The North Carolina Arts Council contributes to this program to enable students in grades 4-12 to learn to play fiddle, banjo, and guitar in Appalachian styles from well-known musician/teachers.

The 2017 JAM sessions are held at Shining Rock Classical Academy from 3:30 to 5:00 pm each Tuesday from September 12 through May 15. There is a $150 yearly fee per student, with siblings discounted to $50 each. The public is invited to the year-end performance.

Registration for 2017-18 is now closed. However, if you have questions, contact registration coordinator Mairi Padgett via one of the following:

cell: 828-506-8252
email: mairi.padgett@gmail.com
mail: PO Box 1888, Cullowhee NC 28723

Click to Download: JAM Registration Packet 2017-2018