A virtuoso multi-instrumentalist and award-winning songwriter with a distinctive voice, Molly Tuttle has turned the heads of even the most seasoned industry professionals. She began performing on stage when she was 11, and recorded her first album, The Old Apple Tree, at age 13. Her first solo album, Rise, debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Bluegrass Albums chart. Since then, she’s appeared on A Prairie Home Companion and at Hardly Strictly Bluegrass. She has been featured on the cover of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and Acoustic Guitar Magazine and won first place in the prestigious Chris Austin Songwriting Competition at Merlefest in North Carolina.
Molly received a Momentum Award from the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) in the instrumentalist category in the fall of 2017. This year, she is nominated for three IBMA Awards, earning her the distinction of being the first female to be nominated as the Guitar Player of the Year.
Molly’s lovely voice, impeccable guitar playing, and sensitive song writing make her a star on the rise.