Jay Mankita is an American songwriter, guitarist, and recording artist. His touring van runs on recycled vegetable oil. He's based in the Northeast, but travels all over.
Jay writes and performs songs for kids about animals, ecology, and healthy food, in schools, libraries, fairs, and festivals. Jay sings for adults about life, love, baseball, dogs, and social justice, in coffeehouses, house concerts, and other folk and Americana venues.