Mike Dunbar & Mark Dvorak

Recorded January 13, 2017 Archived January 13, 2017 41:33 minutes
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Id: APP289553


In 1978 Mark Dvorak took a guitar class with Mike Dunbar at the Old Town School of Folk Music. Today, Mike is a bandleader and multi-instrumentalist living in Nashville, Tenn., and Mark has just celebrated 30 years teaching at the Old Town School. Teacher and student reunited in Chicago for a conversation about their memories of the school from the 1960s to today, their teaching philosophies, and how the school has impacted each of their lives. This interview was recorded at the Old Town School of Folk Music on December 13th, 2016. Go to www.oldtownschool.org/StoryCorps to hear selected excerpts from this and many more interviews collected as part of the StoryCorps-Old Town School partnership.


  • Mike Dunbar
  • Mark Dvorak