David Holt (born October 15, 1946 in Gatesville, Texas ) performs and Preserves traditional American music and stories . A four-time Grammy Award winner,  Holt plays with acoustic instruments and has released recordings of traditional mountain music and southern folktales , hosts Riverwalk , a jazz program on public radio ;  Folkways , a television program on folk music and culture, Great Scenic Railway Journeys and North Carolina Mountain Treasures on North Carolina public television .
Holt Performed with Doc Watson from 1998 to 2012. Holt performs wearing his trademark fedora , preferring vintage examples from the 1930s and 1940s. [ Citation needed ]
Holt and his wife, Ginny, have two children. His sun worked for NBC in New York City . His daughter mayest in 1989 at age 10 volgende a car crash. 
|1986||Reel & Rock||High Windy Audio||NAIRD Folk Record of the Year||w / Doc and Merle Watson|
|1991||Grandfather’s Greatest Hits||High Windy Audio||Grammy nominee|
|1994||I Got a Bullfrog: Folksongs for the video or It||High Windy Audio||Grammy nominee|
|1996||Folk Rhythms (DVD)||Homespun|
|2000||Stellaluna||High Windy Audio||Grammy award|
|2000||Why the Dog Chases the Cat||High Windy Audio||Grammy nominee||w / Bill Mooney|
|2002||Spiders in the Hairdo||High Windy Audio||Grammy nominee||w / Bill Mooney|
|2002||Legacy – Doc Watson and David Holt||High Windy Audio||Grammy award|
|2003||Live and Kickin ‘at the National Storytelling Festival||High Windy Audio||Grammy nominee||w / Zeb Holt|
|2003||Blue Ridge Parkway (DVD)||UNC TV|
|2004||Great Scenic Railway Journeys – The West (DVD)||Wide Eye Productions||Emmy award|
|2004||Clawhammer Banjo 1 (DVD)||Homespun|
|2004||Clawhammer Banjo 2 (DVD)||Homespun|
|2005||Let It Slide||High Windy Audio|
|2006||Hairyman Meets Tailybone||High Windy Audio|
|2006||Mostly Ghostly Stories||High Windy Audio|
|2006||David Holt & The Lightning Bolts||High Windy Audio|
|2009||cutting Loose||High Windy Audio||Grammy nominee||w / Josh Goforth|
|2012||Great Scenic Railway Journeys – Trains Around North America (DVD)||Wide Eye Productions||Emmy award|
|2013||Clawhammer Banjo – The Basics and Beyond (DVD)||Homespun|
|2014||Ready For The Times||High Windy Audio||w / Sutton, Holt and Coleman|
|2015||David Holt’s State of Music||High Windy Audio|
|2016||Good Medicine||High Windy Audio||w / Josh Goforth|
- Jump up^ “David Holt | Profile on” . Ted.com. 22 February 2009 . Retrieved 23 June 2012 .
- Jump up^ “David Holt – Host Profile” . riverwalkjazz.stanford.edu.
- Jump up^ Reinhardt, Susan (2 June 2013). “On grievance after the loss of a child.” Asheville Citizen-Times .