This 15-year-old’s name is Ben Lapps and he is one of the most gifted guitarists on the planet. He is currently a high-school senior in Cincinnati, Ohio (this video was taken three years ago). According to his Facebook page, Lapps picked up a guitar at age 12 and soon started writing his own music.
In 2008 he was the youngest participant in the International Fingerstyle Championships.
The song he’s playing is called “Phunkdified” by Justin King.