David Kenneth Ritz “Dave” Van Ronk (June 30, 1936 – February 10, 2002), an American folk singer born in Brooklyn, NY. An important figure in the American folk music revival and New York City’s Greenwich Village scene in the 1960s.
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I'm an expatriate Memphis musician and an instructor at a private music college in Minnesota. I find a greater clarity in my appreciation for music from Memphis and the Mississippi Delta region, now that I've lived away from it for decades, than when I was growing up in the midst of it. View more posts