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2016
Original Album Series, Vol. 2
AlbumJan 29, 2016

Original Album Series, Vol. 2

Original Album Series, Vol. 2 released.
2015
D-Stringz
AlbumNov 6, 2015

D-Stringz

D-Stringz released.
Waving Memories: Live in Chicago 1975
AlbumOct 16, 2015

Waving Memories: Live in Chicago 1975

Waving Memories: Live in Chicago 1975 released.
2011
Electric Fusion "The Atlantic Years"
AlbumJul 4, 2011

Electric Fusion "The Atlantic Years"

Electric Fusion "The Atlantic Years" released.
2010
Art of the Jazz Violin
AlbumNov 11, 2010

Art of the Jazz Violin

Art of the Jazz Violin released.
2007
The Acatama Experience
AlbumMay 8, 2007

The Acatama Experience

The Atacama Experience is …
The Atacama Experience is an album by French violinist Jean-Luc Ponty that was released in 2007. It reached number 24 on the Billboard Top Jazz Albums chart, Ponty's first charting album since Live at Chene Park in 1996. It is his first studio album in six years since Life Enigma. The album personnel consists of Ponty's regular touring band with guest appearances by guitarists Allan Holdsworth (on track 4) and Philip Catherine (on tracks 2, 5 and 12). The title refers to the Atacama Desert on the Pacific coast of South America. In the first edition of the album the name "Acatama" was used by mistake.
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2006
SongJun 13, 2006

New Country
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Canteloupe Island
AlbumMay 1, 2006

Canteloupe Island

Canteloupe Island released.
2002
Live at Semper Opera
AlbumJul 23, 2002

Live at Semper Opera

Live at Semper Opera is a live album by French jazz fusion …
Live at Semper Opera is a live album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 2002.
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The Best of Jean-Luc Ponty
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AlbumMar 12, 2002

The Best of Jean-Luc Ponty

The Best of Jean-Luc Ponty …
The Best of Jean-Luc Ponty is a compilation album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 2002. It focuses on his work while on the Columbia label.
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2001
Life Enigma
AlbumAug 21, 2001

Life Enigma

Life Enigma is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc …
Life Enigma is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 2001. It is his first on his own label, JLP and arrives seven years since his last solo studio release No Absolute Time (1993).
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The Best of the Pacific Jazz Years
AlbumMay 8, 2001

The Best of the Pacific Jazz Years

The Best of the Pacific Jazz Years released.
Jean-Luc Ponty with Kurt Edelhagen & His Orchestra
AlbumMar 20, 2001

Jean-Luc Ponty with Kurt Edelhagen & H…

Jean-Luc Ponty with Kurt Edelhagen & His Orchestra …
Jean-Luc Ponty with Kurt Edelhagen & His Orchestra released.
2000
The Very Best of Jean-Luc Ponty
AlbumJun 20, 2000

The Very Best of Jean-Luc Ponty

The Very Best of Jean-Luc …
The Very Best of Jean-Luc Ponty is a compilation album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 2000. It mainly focuses on his work while on the Atlantic label.
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Jazz in Paris: Jazz Long Playing
AlbumJan 1, 2000

Jazz in Paris: Jazz Long Playing

Jazz Long Playing is the …
Jazz Long Playing is the debut album by French violinist Jean-Luc Ponty recorded in Paris in June and July 1964. It was reissued in 2007. Jazz Long Playing is one of two albums produced by Ponty; Sunday Walk in 1967 was his second.
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1999
Jazz Violin Summit
AlbumNov 9, 1999

Jazz Violin Summit

Jazz Violin Summit released.
Live at Cameleon, Paris 1968, Vol. 1
AlbumSep 28, 1999

Live at Cameleon, Paris 1968, Vol. 1

Live at Cameleon, Paris 1968, Vol. 1 released.
1996
Live at Chene Park
AlbumOct 23, 1996

Live at Chene Park

Live at Chene Park is a live album by French jazz fusion artist …
Live at Chene Park is a live album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1996.
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Le Voyage: The Jean-Luc Ponty Anthology
AlbumJan 23, 1996

Le Voyage: The Jean-Luc Ponty Anthology

Le Voyage: The Jean-Luc …
Le Voyage: The Jean-Luc Ponty Anthology is a compilation album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1996.
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1995
The Rite of Strings
AlbumJan 1, 1995

The Rite of Strings

The Rite of Strings is a collaborative album by …
The Rite of Strings is a collaborative album by virtuosi Al Di Meola, Stanley Clarke and Jean-Luc Ponty, recorded after their world tour in 1995. The album was recorded at Studio 56, Hollywood. The trio reunited for a performance at the French jazz festival called "Jazz in Marciac" in 2007.
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1993
No Absolute Time
AlbumJul 19, 1993

No Absolute Time

No Absolute Time is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean …
No Absolute Time is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1993. It marks his return to the Atlantic label.
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1992
Compact Jazz: Jean-Luc Ponty & Stephane Grappelli
AlbumMay 28, 1992

Compact Jazz: Jean-Luc Ponty & Stepha…

Compact Jazz: Jean-Luc Ponty & Stephane Grappelli released.
1991
Tchokola
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AlbumMay 21, 1991

Tchokola

Tchokola is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc …
Tchokola is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1991. The rhythm section was recorded on analog tape. All other recording was digitally recorded.
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1989
Storytelling
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AlbumJan 1, 1989

Storytelling

Storytelling is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc …
Storytelling is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1989. It is his second album on the Columbia label.
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1987
SongJan 1, 1987

The Gift of Time
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1985
Fables
AlbumSep 23, 1985

Fables

Fables is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, …
Fables is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1985.
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1984
Open Mind
AlbumJul 5, 1984

Open Mind

Open Mind is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc …
Open Mind is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1984.
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Stephane Grappelli & Jean-Luc Ponty
AlbumJan 1, 1984

Stephane Grappelli & Jean-Luc Ponty

Stephane Grappelli & Jean-Luc Ponty released.
SongJan 1, 1984

Watching Birds
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SongJan 1, 1984

Modern Times Blues
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1983
Individual Choice
AlbumAug 1, 1983

Individual Choice

Individual Choice is an album by French jazz fusion violinist …
Individual Choice is an album by French jazz fusion violinist Jean-Luc Ponty that was released in 1983.
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1982
Mystical Adventures
AlbumJan 18, 1982

Mystical Adventures

Mystical Adventures is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean …
Mystical Adventures is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1982.
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1980
Nomination1980

Best Rock Instrumental Performance

Nominated for "Beach Girl".
Grammy Award
Civilized Evil
AlbumJan 1, 1980

Civilized Evil

Civilized Evil is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc …
Civilized Evil is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty that was released in 1980. It was reissued by Atlantic on CD in 1992.
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Best Rock Instrumental Performance
Nomination1980

Best Rock Instrumental Performance

Nominated for "A Taste for Passion".
Grammy Award
1979
A Taste for Passion
AlbumJan 1, 1979

A Taste for Passion

A Taste for Passion is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean …
A Taste for Passion is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty that was released in 1979. It was reissued by Atlantic on CD in 1990 and 1992.
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1978
Cosmic Messenger
AlbumAug 10, 1978

Cosmic Messenger

Cosmic Messenger is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean …
Cosmic Messenger is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1978.
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SongJan 1, 1978

Cosmic Messenger
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SongJan 1, 1978

Egocentric Molecules
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1977
Enigmatic Ocean
AlbumSep 1, 1977

Enigmatic Ocean

Enigmatic Ocean is a studio album by French jazz fusion artist …
Enigmatic Ocean is a studio album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1977. It reached #1 on the Billboard Jazz album chart in 1977.
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SongJan 1, 1977

Mirage
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1976
Imaginary Voyage
AlbumNov 4, 1976

Imaginary Voyage

Imaginary Voyage is a studio album by French jazz fusion artist …
Imaginary Voyage is a studio album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty. It was released in 1976 on Atlantic Records.
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Aurora
AlbumFeb 26, 1976

Aurora

Aurora is a studio album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc …
Aurora is a studio album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty, released in 1976. It was reissued on audio cassette in 1990 and on CD in 1992.
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1975
Upon the Wings of Music
AlbumMay 25, 1975

Upon the Wings of Music

Upon the Wings of Music is …
Upon the Wings of Music is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty. It was released in 1975 on Atlantic, his first record for the company.
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1969
King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty Plays the Music of Frank Zappa
AlbumJan 1, 1969

King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty Plays the Mu…

King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty …
King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty Plays the Music of Frank Zappa (or simply King Kong) is an album by French jazz fusion artist Jean-Luc Ponty first released in May 1970 on Liberty Records' World Pacific Records subsidiary label and later released on Blue Note.
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1968
Electric Connection
AlbumJan 1, 1968

Electric Connection

Electric Connection is one of four American recordings Jean …
Electric Connection is one of four American recordings Jean-Luc Ponty made in 1969. In 1969 was it was released on vinyl by World Pacific Jazz and reissued in 1993 on CD by One Way Records.
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Œil Vision
AlbumJan 1, 1968

Œil Vision

Œil Vision released.
1942
Jean-Luc Ponty
BirthSeptember 1942

Jean-Luc Ponty

Jean-Luc Ponty was born.
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