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Jean-Luc Ponty

vn, *1942 FR, Avranches
Musician / Composer of Rock and Jazz

French jazz violinist and composer born 29 September 1942 in Avranches, France.

  • Violin
  • Bass guitar
  • Synthesizer
  • Keyboards
  • Organ
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Electronic
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
Mirage on Enigmatic Ocean by Jean-Luc Ponty
Cosmic Messenger on Cosmic Messenger by Jean-Luc Ponty
New Country on Imaginary Voyage by Jean-Luc Ponty
Don't Let the World Pass You By on Cosmic Messenger by Jean-Luc Ponty
The Trans-Love Express on Enigmatic Ocean by Jean-Luc Ponty
Ethereal Mood on Cosmic Messenger by Jean-Luc Ponty
The Art of Happiness on Cosmic Messenger by Jean-Luc Ponty
I Only Feel Good with You on Cosmic Messenger by Jean-Luc Ponty
Egocentric Molecules on Cosmic Messenger by Jean-Luc Ponty
Sphere on What Do the Stars Say to You by Ron Trent

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Original Album Series Vol 2Jean-Luc Ponty2016Compil.
D-StringzStanley Clarke - Biréli Lagrène - Jean-Luc Ponty2015Album
Waving Memories - Live In Chicago 1975Jean-Luc Ponty2015Album
Original Album SeriesJean-Luc Ponty2012Compil.
Electric Fusion "The Atlantic Years"Jean-Luc Ponty2011Compil.
Renaissance / Mam' MaiJean-Luc Ponty2008Compil.
Love Won't Leave Me AloneKenneth Bager ft. Nikolaj Grandjean, Jean-Luc Ponty2008Album
Fragment Four (Love Won't Leave Me Alone)Kenneth Bager Feat. Jean-Luc Ponty & Nikolaj Grandjean2007Single
The Atacama ExperienceJean-Luc Ponty2007Album
Late... / Fast LanePaul Simon / Jean-Luc Ponty2006Album
Live At Montreux 1994Al Di Meola, Jean-Luc Ponty, Stanley Clarke2005Album
Live At Montreux 1994Al Di Meola, Jean-Luc Ponty, Stanley Clarke2005Album
Electric Connection / King KongJean-Luc Ponty2004Compil.
In ConcertJean-Luc Ponty2003Album
Kong KingsFrank Zappa / The Mothers / Jean-Luc Ponty2003Album
The Best Of Jean-Luc PontyJean-Luc Ponty2002Compil.
Live At Semper OperaJean-Luc Ponty2002Album
Life EnigmaJean-Luc Ponty2001Album
The Best Of The Pacific Jazz YearsJean-Luc Ponty2001Compil.
EsperantoLalo Schifrin, WDR Big Band Köln, Trilok Gurtu, James Morrison, Don Byron, Gregory Hutchinson, Sydney Thiam, Néstor Marconi, Simon Stockhausen, Jean-Luc Ponty2000Album
The Very Best Of Jean-Luc PontyJean-Luc Ponty2000Compil.
Bestseller 2000Jean-Luc Ponty2000Compil.
Jean Luc PontyJean-Luc Ponty2000Compil.
The Best Of Jazz ViolinJoe Venuti, Stéphane Grappelli, Jean-Luc Ponty1998Compil.
No Absolute TimeJean-Luc Ponty1997Album
Live At Chene ParkJean-Luc Ponty1996Album
Le Voyage - AnthologyJean-Luc Ponty1996Compil.
The Rite Of StringsStanley Clarke, Al Di Meola, Jean-Luc Ponty1995Album
No Absolute TimeJean-Luc Ponty1993Album
1965-1968Jean-Luc Ponty1991Compil.
Puss in BootsTracey Ullman, Jean-Luc Ponty1991Album
TchokolaJean-Luc Ponty1991Album
Top JazzJean-Luc Ponty1990Compil.
StorytellingJean-Luc Ponty1989Album
Selected Stories From Storytelling And The Gift Of TimeJean-Luc Ponty1989Single
The Gift Of TimeJean-Luc Ponty1987Album
The Gift Of Time / StorytellingJean-Luc Ponty1987Compil.
FablesJean-Luc Ponty1985Album
Infinite PursuitJean-Luc Ponty1985Single
Stephane Grappelli/Jean-Luc PontyStéphane Grappelli / Jean-Luc Ponty1984Compil.
Open Mind / Modern Times BluesJean-Luc Ponty1984Album
Open MindJean-Luc Ponty1984Album
Open MindJean-Luc Ponty1984Album
Individual ChoiceJean-Luc Ponty1983Album
Computer Incantations For World PeaceJean-Luc Ponty1983Single
Far From The Beaten PathsJean-Luc Ponty1983Single
Mystical AdventuresJean-Luc Ponty1982Album
That Whereby The Movement BeginsJean-Luc Ponty1982Album
AsJean-Luc Ponty1982Album
Live At Donte'sJean-Luc Ponty1981Album
GiantsStéphane Grappelli / Jean-Luc Ponty1981Compil.
DemagomaniaJean-Luc Ponty1980Single
Civilized EvilJean-Luc Ponty1980Album
DemagomaniaJean-Luc Ponty1980Single
A Taste For PassionJean-Luc Ponty1979Album
LiveJean-Luc Ponty1979Album
Heartstring / Jean-Luc Ponty: LiveEarl Klugh / Jean-Luc Ponty1979Album
Beach Girl / Sunset DriveJean-Luc Ponty1979Single
Cosmic MessengerJean-Luc Ponty1978Album
Cosmic MessengerJean-Luc Ponty1978Single
New CountryJean-Luc Ponty1977Single
Enigmatic OceanJean-Luc Ponty1977Album
New Country / Cerrone's ParadiseJean-Luc Ponty / Cerrone1977Single
La Sorcellerie A Travers Les Ages / GravensteinDaniel Humair - Jean-Luc Ponty - Phil Woods - Eddy Louiss1977Album
New Country / Disco EttoreJean-Luc Ponty1977Single
Imaginary VoyageJean-Luc Ponty1976Album
Jean-Luc PontyJean-Luc Ponty1976Compil.
Jazz Violin SummitJean-Luc Ponty, Stéphane Grappelli, Stuff Smith1976Compil.
RenaissanceJean-Luc Ponty1976Single
AuroraJean-Luc Ponty1976Album
Canteloupe IslandJean-Luc Ponty1976Compil.
Upon The Wings Of MusicJean-Luc Ponty1975Album
Jean-Luc Ponty Meets Giorgio GasliniJean-Luc Ponty Meets Giorgio Gaslini1974Album
Ponty - GrappelliJean-Luc Ponty / Stéphane Grappelli Featuring Maurice Vander, Philip Catherine, Tony Bonfils, André Ceccarelli1973Album
Concert À La M.J.C. ColombesJean-Luc Ponty, Jean-Charles Capon, Gilbert Rovère, Lionel Magal, Jef Gilson1972Album
PortraitJean-Luc Ponty1972Compil.
New Violin SummitDon "Sugarcane" Harris, Jean-Luc Ponty, Nipso Brantner, Michał Urbaniak1971Album
King Kong: Jean-Luc Ponty Plays The Music Of Frank ZappaJean-Luc Ponty1970Album
AstroramaJean-Luc Ponty & Masahiko Satoh1970Album
Electric ConnectionJean-Luc Ponty1969Album
More Than Meets The EarJean-Luc Ponty1968Album
Upon The Wings Of Music / More Than Meets The EarJean-Luc Ponty1968Compil.
Violin-SummitStuff Smith / Stéphane Grappelli / Svend Asmussen / Jean-Luc Ponty1967Album
Sunday WalkJean-Luc Ponty1967Album
Œil VisionJef Gilson - Jean-Luc Ponty - Jean-Louis Chautemps1964Album
Jazz Long PlayingJean-Luc Ponty1964Album
UntitledJean-Luc Ponty With Kurt EdelhagenAlbum
Absolutely LiveDon "Sugarcane" Harris, Jean-Luc PontyCompil.
Jean-Luc Ponty & Stéphane GrappeliJean-Luc Ponty, Stéphane GrappelliCompil.
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