Influenced by the Chet Atkins fingerstyle of guitar picking, Tommy Emmanuel possesses a style of solo guitar playing that encompasses the range of a whole band without loop pedals or overdubs, just one man and ten fingers. He has received numerous awards, including two Grammy nominations.
For nearly half a century, mandolinist David Grisman has been a guiding force in the evolving world of acoustic music. His musical range is wide and embraces many styles, genres, and traditions. An acoustic pioneer and innovator, Grisman has forged a unique artistic path, skillfully combining elements of jazz and bluegrass with many international flavors to create his own distinctive music.
The artists will perform onstage together.
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