He died today at the age of 87. His obituary from the Washington Post is as follows. Read the last paragraph.
Pertinent with the mess going on in Iran now!
He was the comedy star when I was young and does play a mean banjo. Steve Martin and his passion, the banjo – CNN.com
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This is amazing. The musician passed away recently. More on him at bookofjoe. And from that inspiration see the amazing Jake Shimabukuro And click for a couple more videos of him