Ralph Towner


Musical innovation is no easy feat. It not only requires an innate talent, but also a devotion to the art that is not blinded by the commercial glare of the popular culture. Ralph Towner is such an innovator on the modern musical landscape, his ideas ever fresh, though they span a career of more than thirty years.

Best known as the lead composer, guitarist, and keyboardist for the acoustic jazz ensemble “Oregon”, Towner has also had a rich and varied solo career that has seen fruitful and memorable musical collaboration with such great modern musicians as Gary Burton, John Abercrombie, Egberto Gismonti, Larry Coryell, Keith Jarrett, Jan Garbarek, and Gary Peacock.

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Albums

Five Years Later
Five Years Later
ECM Records
2014
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Travel Guide
Travel Guide
ECM Records
2013
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Chiaroscuro
Chiaroscuro
ECM Records
2010
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Chiaroscuro
Chiaroscuro
ECM Records
2009
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[no cover]
In Concert
Savoy Jazz
2008
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Time Line
Time Line
ECM Records
2006
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