Aurora West Side Studios
Private Guitar Instruction


Welcome to the West Side Studio Experience!

We offer high quality private instruction in

Guitar:  all styles, beginning through advanced

Banjo:  beginners

Bass:   both electric and stand up (bowed)

Mandolin:   beginners

Violin:   beginning instruction (no orchestra program in Aurora!)

Full Recording studio:   record your demo whether you are a band or a DJ/voice over actor/actress.    Very competitive rates.   Professinoal CD production.

We have immediate openings on Sunday:

900, 930, 1000, 1030, 1100, 1130

And on Tuesday:  530-600, and 700-730

First Lesson is Free!    Free guitar inspection and setup.   Minor repairs are done free for students.  Free strap button
installation on guitars that need one.


Contact me today:

I have a guitar book published called “Guitar Chord Changes made easy”.   It’s selling very well and is targeted to guitar students who want to improve their abillity to change chords quickly.

NEW!!  My arrangement of the Star Spangled Banner for 4 guitars is now available at J.W. Pepper!   Click here to buy it!

All my Guitar arrangements can be found here. 

Larry VanMersbergen

West Side Studios

Aurora, IL


4 Lesson Special!    New Students get 20% off if you pay for 4 lessons.  $55.00 (regular $68.00)  First Lesson is still free so thats 5 lessons.   Email today!