Readers of the Colorado Springs Gazette and Independent newspapers
voted Phil Best Male Singer and Best Folksinger for two years
running. And in 2002, Phil won the Peak Area Performance and Artists
Award (PAPA) in the Popular Music category.
Phil is experienced in the recording studio with nine CD releases,
and session work on many others. Several of his instrumentals have
been featured on National Public Radio broadcasts and have been used
in film and commercials internationally.
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earned his reputation as a world-class fingerstyle guitarist from
the Rocky Mountain region over some thirty years. He earned 2nd
place at the prestigious
National Fingerstyle Guitar Championship
in Winfield, Kansas.(Follow the links to contest archives 2002.)
He has performed with or opened for such well-known artists as Suzi
Boggus, Phil Keaggy, Chuck Pyle, Tom Paxton, Tuck & Patty, David Bromberg, Bryan
Bowers, Pat Donohue, Jonatha Brooke, Wind Machine, Acoustic Eidolon,
Chris Proctor, John Stewart, and John Gorka. For several years, Phil
partnered with popular singer/songwriter Joe Uveges. (see
Phil can play an evening of all-instrumentals or all vocals. The
same is true along with duo partner Joleen Bell. They also perform
as a trio or quartet adding bass, banjo, mandolin and fiddle
(See Phil Volan and Joleen Bell).