David Sidney George Lewiston was born on May 11, 1929, and died on May 29, 2017.
He was a London-born collector of the world’s traditional music.
Lewiston was best known for his recordings was first released on LP on the Explorer Series of Nonesuch Records beginning in 1967.
David resided in Maui, Hawaii, where he was working on archiving his recordings and other materials collected during his life’s work.
David Lewiston passed away at 889 years old.