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BIOGRAPHY OF BEN HARPER
Benjamin Chase Harper was born in Claremont, in the Inland Empire of California. Father Leonard was of African American and Cherokee descent, and mother Ellen Chase-Vendries is Jewish. The maternal grandmother was Russian, Jewish and immigrant from Lithuania. His parents divorced when he was five and he grew up with his maternal family. Harper has two brothers, Joel and Peter. He began playing the guitar as a boy, in the back of the Folk Music Center and Museum, the musical instrument shop of his maternal grandparents, specializing in the use of the lap steel guitar, a special guitar to be played with the appropriate slide, imitating the style by Robert Johnson. His guitar is a very rare piece and dates back as far as 1920.
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