Grammy-nominated Australian guitar virtuoso Tommy Emmanuel is taking a trip across the Pacific to bring his unique style of fingerpicking stateside for fans of all ages. For more than 50 years, Emmanuel has been playing the guitar and his intricate fingerpicking and ability to use the guitar as a percussion instrument have earned him a place in the pantheon of great guitarists.
As a child, Emmanuel received his first guitar at the age of four and has been playing for over 50 years since. By age six he was playing gigs. As part of Emmanuel’s unusual upbringing, his father started a band with Emmanuel and his brother and took the family out on the road. Tommy Emannuel tickets to see the young phenom play opened fans eyes to the prodigy’s talent. Tommy Emmanuel tour dates during this time must have produced fond family memories.
Now, after being named Guitar Player magazine’s “Best Acoustic Guitarist” not once but twice, Tommy Emmanuel concert tickets are available to see this amazing musician live. Emmanuel has played with Eric Clapton and received compliments from Les Paul despite never having any formal musical training. His ability is truly something to behold. Don’t hesitate, check out a Tommy Emmanuel concert when he comes to your area!