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Marion September 2015 Teacher Feature: Billy Lee Janey
By West Music Company
9/1/2015 8:00:00 AM
Billy has been teaching for 20 years, 13 of those are at West Music. He teaches guitar, electric bass, ukulele, mandolin, and banjo. He first started playing at 11 years old! Billy is a pro musician and plays at different locales in the area. He has been inducted into the 2012 Blues Hall of Fame. He has also been inducted into the 2005 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He feels that music is a gift to give and he can give that to students through his teaching. One of his most interesting musical experiences has been playing with a part of Bo Diddly’s band and playing on stage with Buddy Guy.


You can find Billy online at www.billyleejaney.com



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