Related Information for Bert Jansch Herbert "Bert" Jansch (3 November 1943 – 5 October 2011) was a Scottish folk musician and founding member of the band Pentangle.He was born in Glasgow and came to prominence in London in the 1960s, as an acoustic guitarist, as well as a singer-songwriter. He recorded at least 25 albums and toured extensively from the 1960s to the 21st century.Jansch was a leading figure in the British folk music revival of the 1960s, touring folk clubs and recording several solo albums, as well as co.. read more