Steve Blackwell

April 18, 1948 -September 4, 2006

Blackwell, well known as a musician and songwriter on the Florida folk scene, a teacher at Charlotte High School and a founder of the Guitar Army that plays weekly and welcomes anyone, died at 58 years old. Steve lived in Punta Gorda and was  the grandson of a vaudeville performer.  His passions for poetry and storytelling was reflected in his life and in  singing folk songs.



"Deep inside we know that an important part of our job is to help God bless other people by blessing them ourselves. It's just a matter of reaching out with the deepest part of ourselves." - Steve Blackwell
MySpace site Dedicated to Steve, who is dreaming the sweetest dream.