Hix Bros Music
Musical Instruments in Aurora, IL
John Hix opened his 1st guitar studio on Benton Street, on the E side of Aurora in his mother's house in 1946. He married Eileen Petritsch in 1946, and bought a house on Farnsworth Ave. In Aurora in 1947 and converted his garage into a teaching facility. In 1952 he moved his wife and 4 kids to Burbank, California to work in the aerospace industry only to move back to Aurora in 1955 and again pursue his teaching and retail business.
Rentals and Repairs
read moreHix Bros Music Guitar and Bass Set-up includes : full restringing, fret polishing, cleaning and conditioning of fingerboard, full neck adjustment and setting of proper string height to insure maximum ease of playability and optimal tone. Digital strobe tuning at the adjustable bridge provides spot-on intonation (if instrument so equipped). We also tighten up any loose hardware and do a full Pickup Balance and Electronics Check! In addition to this expert service we clean and polish the Guitar at no additional cost and get it back to you playing great.