Tommy Emmanuel: Lessons From a Guitar Virtuoso

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Tommy Emmanuel is amazing in so many ways.

Certainly, his virtuoso playing ability is one of the main things that put him on the map and allows him to wow fans and gain respect from fellow musicians.

However, there is another element to his success that shines through in this TED Talk video.

Early in it, Tommy says …

Isn’t that an awesome perspective to have?

Sadly, I hear few artists describe what they do in this way.

Watch the video and/or scroll down to read some of the powerful comments he makes toward the end of the video …

At the end of his TED Talk, Tommy reads a letter his wife helped him craft. Here are some of the highlights:

I love his attitude! Which leads me to ask …

  • How fearless are you to pursue your goals and forge new paths?
  • How dedicated are you to spreading happiness and serving your fans?

I’d love your thoughts on this!

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