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August 8, 1944 - March 26, 2015
| Age 70
By GREGORY KATZ, The Associated Press
LONDON (AP) — The masterful acoustic guitarist John Renbourn, a founding member of the Pentangle in the 1960s, has died at his home in Scotland. He was 70.
His manager, Dave Smith, called Renbourn "a huge character." He said he believes Renbourn suffered a fatal heart attack.
"He was always playing and teaching. That is what he loved doing and he never stopped," Smith said.
Scottish police said his body was discovered Thursday night...
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"RIP John. I was hooked on your finger style when I bought a record back in the 60's called Contempory Guitar Sample.
I met John and Clive Carrol in Hitchen some years ago.
"God gave us John Renbourn for all to enjoy and be inspired by. He now returns home and plays with the Angels , John and Bert reunited!"
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