David Bradstreet (born London , United Kingdom ) is a Canadian-based musician. He spent his childhood in Oakville, Ontario and began his music career in the late 1960s. He is best known for his song ”Renaissance” (“Let’s Dance That Old Dance Once More”) - a hit for Canadian icon, Valdy . He has been recognized for his work as a singer/songwriter, composer and producer, twenty albums bearing his name; a high-profile Juno Award early in his career; three subsequent Juno nominations and music credits including a Gemini nomination; film and television soundtracks and scoring; talent discovery and record production for numerous artists from Jane Siberry to Colleen Peterson . He has toured extensively and is a veteran of many coffeehouses, concert halls and folk festivals.