Bob Dorough circa 1960. Jon Sievert/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption Jon Sievert/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images
Two Takes On Christmas Music: Sweet And Sour
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/143991560/144002936" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Bert Jansch in Regent's Park, 1966.

Brian Shuel/Redferns hide caption

toggle caption Brian Shuel/Redferns
Guitarist Bert Jansch Is Dead At 67
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/141076128/141090049" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Father and son Pedro Soler and Gasper Claus. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of the artist
'Barlande': A Father And Son's Intense Conversation
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/140304389/140784103" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

"Livery Stable Blues" by the Original Dixieland Jazz Band is considered to be the first jazz recording ever released. Recorded Sound Section, MBRS Division, Library of Congress hide caption

toggle caption Recorded Sound Section, MBRS Division, Library of Congress
Library of Congress Launches 'National Jukebox'
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/136185857/136218456" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Phoebe Snow onstage at the Berks Jazz Festival in Reading, Pa., in 2009. Andrew Lepley/Redferns hide caption

toggle caption Andrew Lepley/Redferns
Phoebe Snow, 'Poetry Man' Singer, Has Died
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/135738529/135745867" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The great British guitarist John Renbourn returns after a 12-year hiatus with the entrancing "Palermo Snow." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of the artist
Palermo Snow
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/135408802/135407446" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Billy Bang. Courtesy of Jean-Pierre Leduc hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of Jean-Pierre Leduc
Billy Bang, Jazz Violinist And Vietnam Veteran, Dies At 63
  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/135351553/135358608" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript