Dave Cofell hails from Collegeville, MN is a national and international touring artist andThe Best Original Musician of Central MN, (Gannett Media). Dave performs a variety of styles from old standards/covers to folk and blues songs, and instrumental banjo tunes to jazzy novelty songs and R&B. In 2016 and 2017, Dave Cofell was selected to perform for the American Folk Life Center for the Library of Congress.
Dave is a study in easygoing amiability and unforced charisma. His music is eclectic, a woven tapestry of songs and stories with an over-all arc that comes together and tells a tale to remember.
Scores of fans and promoters the world over will attest that attending one of Dave’s performances is a wonderful experience. With the gift of a consummate storyteller, Dave shares both funny and tender moments. He is an artist whose first love is music and it shows. He charms crowds with self-teasing humor, tart progressive insight, and a Midwestern broad spectrum Americana sound.