Tommy has been playing professionally since age 6, when he started playing in his family’s band. His unique style – “finger style” – is akin to playing guitar the way a pianist plays piano, using all ten fingers. Rather than using a whole band for melody, rhythm, bass, and drum parts, Tommy plays all that – at once – and on one guitar. Guitar legend Chet Atkins was one of the first to inspire Emmanuel to try this “finger style.” Atkins himself became one of Emmanuel’s biggest fans, and eventually… Show more
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