Carson began playing guitar at the age of 7, and by age 11 he was taking music lessons and became interested in jazz. He continued taking music lessons throughout high school and taught Parkland Secondary School’s guitar class in grades 11 and 12.
Carson attended Douglas College in Vancouver where he studied theory and performance. He now plays with his band The Bankes Brothers, the house band at Canoe Brewpub.
Carson enjoys teaching guitar and ukulele to students of all ages.