From the 1980's onwards, Hartford had Non-Hodgkin lymphoma. On June 4, 2001, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, at age 63, he died of the disease.
John is largely credited for inventing the musical style known as Newgrass. He played the Banjo, Fiddle, Guitar and was a Singer Songwriter.
John Hartford Discography Tracks
- 54 Vocals
- 107 Instruments & Performance
- 482 Writing & Arrangement
- 3 Featuring & Presenting
- 14 Production
- 1 Technical
- 11 Visual
- 21 Acting, Literary & Spoken