Guitar & Mandolin
Ray teaches students of all levels in Asheville, NC
An accomplished guitarist and songwriter, Ray as developed his performance abilities in many styles, especially blues and bluegrass, rockabilly, honky tonk country and western swing, all represented on his CD’s on the EXHOLAKE RECORDS label.
Ray has appeared as a sideman or in bands with Hazel Dickens, Kenny Baker,and Josh Graces, Bela Fleck and others. As a solo artist some of the acts he has been on the same bill with are Taj Mahal, Jimmy Rogers, Chris Smither, Geoff Muldaur and Peter Rowan.
A private music teacher since 1971 Ray has also been on staff at the Augusta Heritage Center, the Swannonoa Gathering, and Guitar Intensives at Bar Harbor and at Club Passim in Cambridge MA.
“A Perfect Blend”
Full Album – Digital Download
“Every Day Above Ground Is A Good One”
Ful Album – Digital Download
“Music Theory Fundamentals For All Mandolin Players ”
“Music Theory Fundamentals For All Guitar Players”
What Heaven Had In Mind
Make Your Own Music
Acuoustic Delta Blues
Ray T. Chesna offers workshops available to present on request
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