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Mandolin Mondays #403 w/ Special Guest R. Wesley Carr

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This week on Mandolin Mondays we're joined by 2019 National Mandolin Champion, R. Wesley Carr playing an original tune called "The Chicken Thief" on his Collings MF5 Custom mandolin.

Recent winner of the prestigious National Mandolin Championships in Winfield, Kansas, R. Wesley Carr has demonstrated a rare ability to combine masterful technique and innovation while paying homage to tradition. He demonstrates a comfort amongst genres as diverse as bluegrass, classical, jazz and more and can be seen performing on a variety of instruments including: mandolin, guitar, banjo, and fiddle. He's also got a growing catalog of helpful online mandolin learning resources through YouTube and social media.

Be sure to connect with Wes at the links below for more info about his music:

And as always, tune in next week for more Mandolin Mondays! Until then...

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  1. Alfons's Avatar
    That's some tasty chicken right there...
  2. cayuga red's Avatar
    Fine playing. And what a mandolin!
  3. Clement Barrera-Ng's Avatar
    Lovely playing!
  4. Todd Bowman's Avatar
    Love a good march on the mandolin! Wonderful composition and playing! Thanks for sharing!
  5. asIsaidtomyfriend's Avatar
    An awful lot of notes and every one of them clear as a bell! Bravo!
  6. Paul Statman's Avatar