William Thomas Emmanuel AM (born 31 May 1955) is an Australian-American guitarist, songwriter, and singer, best known for his complex fingerstyle technique, energetic performances, and the use of percussive effects on the guitar. Although originally a session player in many bands, Emmanuel has carved out his own style as a solo artist, releasing award-winning albums and singles. In the May 2008 and 2010 issues of Guitar Player Magazine, he was named “Best Acoustic Guitarist” in its readers’ poll. In June 2010 Emmanuel was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM). In 2011, Emmanuel was inducted into the Australian Roll of Renown. See for more.
Daytripper / Lady Madonna
Tommy Emmanuel Spills the Beans to Tony Polecastro!
Nine Pound Hammer
And So It Goes
Here, There and Everywhere
Tommy and Phil Emmanuel – Dueling Banjos & Pink Panther
Concertgebouw Amsterdam 2009
Tommy and Thomas Blug
Haba Na Haba
Tommy Emmanuel in jazzcafé “De Kade” in Zaandam 2007