Mark Johnson and Emory Lester have long been
revered as roots music "super pickers" with their
own takes on traditional fiddle tunes, British Isle
ballads and original compositions. Johnson, one
of the finest banjo stylists in the world (Clawgrass Banjo), and
Lester, an Internationally known mandolin master and guitar great, have
combined their talents to perform as a duet.
Together they deliver powerful performances that
will excite any audience, touch every listener,
create a memorable experience and just plain "blow your socks off"
Their brand new release, Acoustic Vision, completes
the "trilogy" of earlier critically acclaimed albums,
Acoustic Campaign and Acoustic Rising. Their
current album, Acoustic Vision, is released by
What Folks Are Saying About
Mark Johnson & Emory Lester...
"The proficient musicianship of Mark Johnson and Emory Lester is individually great, and collaboratively phenomenal."
~ Bluegrass Music Profiles
"Mark Johnson & Emory Lester are wonderful innovators as individual artists; as a duo their combined creativity is tremendous!"
~ Bluegrass Now Magazine