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2016 Western Canadian Music Award and Canadian Folk Music Award nominee

2015 Domenic Troiano Guitar Award recipient (multi genre category)

2013 International Branding Laureate Award recipient, Malaysia (only 2 acoustic guitarists to receive this:
Tommy Emmanuel and Don Alder)

2011 1rst Guitar Idol Worldwide - held in London, UK

2010 1rst Guitar Player Magazine, Guitar Superstar Contest - North America

2009 Western Canadian Music Award and Canadian Folk Music Award nominee

2007 1rst International Fingerstyle Championships Winfield, Kansas, USA

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