Welcome to the official website of legendary guitarist Bert Jansch

Welcome image left Welcome image centre Welcome image right

Bert Jansch, legendary songwriter and guitarist, is widely acknowledged as one of the most influential musicians of all time. Since the mid-1960s, generation after generation have been held spellbound by his extraordinary ground-breaking guitar playing and classic emotive songs.

The likes of Jimmy Page, Neil Young, Nick Drake, Johnny Marr, Bernard Butler and Beth Orton have all been devotees, and now yet another new generation of musicians and fans, led by Devendra Banhart, are discovering Jansch for themselves.

The Bert Jansch Foundation

The Bert Jansch Foundation embraces the rich heritage of acoustic folk music and celebrates its creativity. The Foundation's charitable aim is to support the next generation of acoustic musicians by providing early career and educational opportunities.

Find out more about the Bert Jansch Foundation