Kansas Violinist, Singer Robby Steinhardt Dies At 71

Kansas violinist and vocalist Robby Steinhardt has died at the age of 71 after a brief illness.

Steinhardt was a founding member of Kansas in 1973, best known for his haunting violin solo on “Dust In The Wind”.

Steinhardt retired from Kansas in 2006 but was working on a comeback solo album at the time of his death.

He is survived by his wife Cindy and daughter Becky.

Is “Dust In The Wind” the greatest violin moment in rock history?  What are some others?

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