Holiday Music NPR presents a mix of live concerts and other music to help get you in the spirit of the season.
The Beatles on a toboggan in Austria in 1965.
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Holiday Music

NPR presents a mix of live concerts and other music to help get you in the spirit of the season.

Questlove, shown here performing in New York City in June, won an Oscar in March for his documentary, Summer of Soul. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Mythical Games hide caption

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'Fresh Air' presents: Christmas with Questlove

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Yule dig? Celebrate the holidays with drummer Matt Wilson's festive Christmas Tree-O

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The Jazz Gallery All-Stars perform live from the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.. Jati Lindsay hide caption

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The Catherine Russell Trio

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Saxophonist Sherman Irby preforms winter classics like "Let It Snow" and "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" for the Jazz Night In America holiday special. Frank Stewart/Jazz at Lincoln Center hide caption

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Ring In The Holiday Season With Sherman Irby

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Joan Baez performs "Rexroth's Daughter" during this hour-long Mountain Stage holiday special. Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

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Joan Baez, Bruce Cockburn, Odetta And More On Mountain Stage's Holiday Special

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The Paul Winter Consort's Annual Winter Solstice Celebration

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Members of Los Lobos get into the holiday spirit. Piero F. Giunti/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Happy Holidays From Alt.Latino Y Los Lobos!

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(L-R) George Cables, Joshua White, Mark G. Meadows and Rebeca Mauleón. Jati Lindsay/Courtesy of the Kennedy Center hide caption

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A Jazz Piano Christmas 2019

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Joshua Redman and Brad Mehldau

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Jeff Coffin, Matt Wigton and Jordan Perlson made Sleigh What?! in just a few days, just a week and change before Christmas. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jeff Coffin, ‘I’ll Be Home For Christmas’

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Abelita Mateus, Marcia Ball, Helen Sung and Joanne Brackeen were this year's A Jazz Piano Christmas guests. Jati Lindsay/Courtesy of the Kennedy Center hide caption

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A Jazz Piano Christmas 2017

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Gaby Moreno and Gina Chavez perform live at KUT's Studio 1A. Dave Pedley hide caption

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Festivo Alt.Latino: Gaby Moreno In Concert

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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings perform a holiday Tiny Desk Concert in 2015. Jun Tsuboike/NPR hide caption

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The Big Tiny Desk Holiday Special

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The London-based a cappella choir Stile Antico brings a program of Christmas music to Cambridge, Mass. Marco Borggreve hide caption

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A Choral Christmas With Stile Antico

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