2014 IBMA Awards Announced

by | 8 Oct, 2014

IBMA Awards

IBMAOctober is bluegrass music month in North Carolina and this year’s International Bluegrass Music Association awards have been announced from Raleigh at this years IBMA Conference.

The International Bluegrass Music Awards are voted on by the  International Bluegrass Music Association professional members serving as the trade association for the bluegrass music industry. The IBMA Awards Show is the centre piece of the World of Bluegrass Week which ran from 30th September to the 4th October in Raleigh, North Carolina.

Some of this year’s winners include:

Mandolin Player of the Year: AdamSteffey
Dobro Player of the Year:PhilLeadbetter
Bass Player of the Year: Barry Bales
Fiddle Player of the Year: Jason Carter
Guitar Player of the Year: Bryan Sutton
Banjo Player of the Year:NoamPikelny
Male Vocalist of the Year: Buddy Melton
Female Vocalist of the Year: Amanda Smith

 A full list of award winners can be seen on our 2014 IBMA Awards page.