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.

Bill Charlap, Willie Pickens, Renee Rosnes and Bethany Pickens performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington for the annual public radio special A Jazz Piano Christmas. Jati Lindsey/Courtesy of the Kennedy Center hide caption

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A Jazz Piano Christmas 2016

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03Christmas at the Airport

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    Christmas at the Airport
    Album
    Quality Holiday Revue Live
    Artist
    Nick Lowe & Los Straitjackets
    Label
    Yep Roc
    Released
    2015

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Bob and Robin take a Dickensian journey in this year's holiday music special, with visits from some old friends, including Carrie Brownstein, Dan Auerbach, Aimee Mann and Ted Leo, Ben Folds and more. Mito Habe-Evans hide caption

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The All Songs Considered Holiday Spectacular, 2015

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06We Three Kings [Live]

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    Song
    We Three Kings [Live]
    Album
    Big Band Holidays
    Artist
    Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra/Wynton Marsalis
    Label
    Relativity Entertainment
    Released
    2015

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03Warm Christmas

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Hear Part One Of The Winter Solstice Celebration

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02Layaway Plan

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02Christmas Card From a Hooker in Minneapolis

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    Christmas Card From a Hooker in Minneapolis
    Album
    Loneliest Man I Ever Met
    Artist
    Kinky Friedman
    Released
    2015

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