The Makers

David Rovics

Role: Music Maker

Location: United States of America


I mainly play for grownups, touring around the world much of each year. But I've made two albums of children's music, and I play for kids regularly, too.


1. Some Favorite Childhood Music

Pete Seeger and the Beatles.

2. Favorite Childhood Games

Scrabble, Dungeons & Dragons, and Pac-Man.

3. Favorite School Subjects

History, Sociology and English.

4. Some Favorite Places from Youth

The public reservoir, sometimes called Hidden Lake by local kids, down the road where I grew up, in the woodsy (back then) suburb of Wilton, Connecticut.

5. Childhood Heroes

My dad.

6. Dream Super Powers