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Resonator Lessons
Ukuklele Lessons

Wes Carr is a multi-instrumentalist from the Northern Illinois region. With over six years of experience teaching music, he has developed a reputation for his knowledge, skill, and innovative approach to music education.


He has experience performing and teaching a wide variety of genres including bluegrass, classical, jazz, blues, rock, and folk.


Wes studied classical guitar with the guitar virtuoso, Fareed Haque. He continued his education at East Tennessee State University where he gained a degree in Bluegrass, Country, and Old-Time Music. While there, he studied with 5 time grammy winner, Adam Steffey as well as many of the other major figures in bluegrass music.


Wes teaches guitar, mandolin, bass, banjo, resonator guitar, and ukulele.

Since 1964
Ax In Hand Guitars 817 W. Lincoln Highway Dekalb, Il (815) 758 8898