• IBMA Guitar Player of the Year for 2006

    The awards for artists who, on recorded and/or in-person performance during the specified time period, have shown an extraordinary mastery of their instruments. The awards go to the artists. The Guitar Player Of The Year for 2006 is: Bryan Sutton web site bio audio Review past

  • IBMA Bass Player of the Year for 2006

    The awards for artists who, on recorded and/or in-person performance during the specified time period, have shown an extraordinary mastery of their instruments. The awards go to the artists. The Bass Player Of The Year for 2006 is: Missy Raines web site bio audio Review past

  • IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year for 2006

    The award for the outstanding female vocalist based on recorded and in-person performance. The award goes to the individual. The Female Vocalist Of The Year for 2006 is: Rhonda Vincent web site bio audio Review past recipients of this award.

  • IBMA Fiddle Player of the Year for 2006

    The awards for artists who, on recorded and/or in-person performance during the specified time period, have shown an extraordinary mastery of their instruments. The awards go to the artists. The Fiddle Player Of The Year for 2006 is: Michael Cleveland web site bio audio Review past

  • IBMA Dobro Player of the Year for 2006

    The awards for artists who, on recorded and/or in-person performance during the specified time period, have shown an extraordinary mastery of their instruments. The awards go to the artists. The Dobro Player Of The Year for 2006 is: Rob Ickes web site bio audio Review past

  • IBMA Banjo Player of the Year for 2006

    The awards for artists who, on recorded and/or in-person performance during the specified time period, have shown an extraordinary mastery of their instruments. The awards go to the artists. The Banjo Player Of The Year for 2006 is: Jim Mills web site bio audio Review past

  • Getting ready for the Awards Show

    Brance and I are safely ensconced backstage at The Grand Ole Opry, preparing to start our live blog coverage of the 2006 International Bluegrass Music Awards. As you might presume, it's mayhem backstage with bluegrass starts flitting to and fro. Jim