Awards


 

2004 Winner of A Prairie Home Companion Talent Competition

 with Garrison Keillor

 

2010 Winner of Country Category and 2nd Place Overall 

 Lee Ritenour’s Six String Theory Guitar Competition

 

2012 Horizon Award

 The National Thumbpickers Hall Of Fame

 

2012 Portland, OR Best Emerging Artist Award 

 Deli Magazine

 

2014 Thumbpicking Recording of The Year

 The National Thumbpickers Hall of Fame

 

2014 Winner of Country Category

 Lee Ritenour’s Six String Theory Guitar Competition

 

2014 Recipient of Six String Theory Global Music Competition Full-Tuition Scholarship to Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA

 

2016 Yamaha Fellowship Recipient 

 Crown of The Continent Guitar Workshop & Festival

 

2016 Recipient of the Harris Stanton Scholarship

 For Outstanding Guitarists at Berklee College of Music