Kyle Tuttle

2015 - Second place was awarded to a Nashville, TN performer and teacher of the banjo. Kyle Tuttle is no stranger to this contest, he made the top five in 2011; in 2012 he was second and in 2013 he placed third. He has been playing the banjo since he was 17 years old and also plays the guitar and mandolin/ His first CD was just released and is entitled “Bobcat.” Kyle’s hobby is his banjo and it sure shows. Going back to Tennessee with him are the 2nd Place Trophy and a Deering Calico 5-String Banjo by Deering Banjo Company of Spring Valley, CA.