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. Nominations and awards will be made in six (6) sub-categories: Banjo, Bass, Dobro, Fiddle, Guitar and Mandolin. The awards go to the artists.
The nominees for Banjo Player Of The Year for 2005 are:
|Ron Block||web site||bio||audio|
|J.D. Crowe||web site||bio||audio|
|Rob McCoury||web site||bio||audio|
|Jim Mills||web site||bio||audio|
|Sammy Shelor||web site||bio||audio|