Who are the best musicians to have ever played the mandolin? The mandolin is originally a stringed instrument from Italy. It is closely related to the lute and comes in many variations, the most famous being the Neapolitan. The greatest mandolinists ever are from different eras and genres but are all greatly skilled on the mandolin.The mandolin is ...
From folk, to bluegrass, and even jazz, the banjo is a popular stringed instrument used in many genres of music. These best banjo players in the world include popular musicians like Marcus Mumford as well as lesser known banjo players who are still some of the best in the world. Who are the best living banjo players today?The banjo is a four or five string i...
It used to be that these lists were pretty much reserved for Angus Young, Eddie Van Halen, Carlos Santana, and other similar guitarists. But Country Music has some great guitarists too.
Over the years, bluegrass music has spread from being a strictly American genre of roots music and country music to a standalone musical style. Emerging from Appalachia, in particular Kentucky, bluegrass bands use elements of Scottish, Welsh and English folk music. Unlike traditional old time music, each instrument plays a role in driving a song's melody whi...
- TV Actors from Kentucky
- List of Famous Multi-instrumentalists
- Musicians You May Not Know Are Republican
- Famous Guitarists from Kentucky
- Famous Male Bandleaders
- Grammy Award for Best Bluegrass Album Winners List
- List of Famous Session Musicians
- List of Famous Arrangers
- List of Famous Bandleaders
- Famous Male Session Musicians
- Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal Winners List
- Grammy Award for Best Country Instrumental Performance Winners List
- Legacy Recordings Complete Artist Roster
- Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals Winners List