- Mountain dulcimer as good as it gets
- Ukelele magic. Jake Shimabukuro playing "While My Guitar gently Weeps". (in the middle of Central Park, yet.) This is one of the most famous and most frequently watched videos ever uploaded to YouTube, justifiably so. A million miles from George Formby ...
- Jerry Douglas playing Donal Lunny's "Tribute to Peadar O'Donnell" and finishing off with "Monkey let the Hogs Out". The sweetest dobro playing you will ever hear.
- Simon Thoumire, celebrated concertina virtuoso and bon viveur, demonstrating his fluidity, musicality and incredible dexterity on "Madame Bonaparte"