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 Mandolin Player Of The Year for 2005 are:
|Sam Bush||web site||bio||audio|
|Mike Compton||web site||bio||audio|
|Doyle Lawson||web site||bio||audio|
|Ronnie McCoury||web site||bio||audio|
|Adam Steffey||web site||bio||audio|