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Jean-Luc Ponty

Jean-Luc Ponty is a pioneer and undispute master of violin in the arena of jazz and rock. He is widely regarded as an innovator who has applied his unique visionary spin that has expanded the vocabulary of modern music.

Ponty was born in a family of classical musicians on September 29, 1942 in Avranches, France. His father taught violin, his mother taught piano. At sixteen, he was admitted to the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris, graduating two years later with the institution's highest award, Premier Prix. In turn, he was immediately hired by one of the major symphony orchestras, Concerts Lamoureux, where he played for three years.

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Albums

Better Late Than Never
Better Late Than Never
Liasion
2015
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Astrorama
Cryonic Inc.
2011
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Open Strings
Open Strings
Promising Music/MPS
2011
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Electric Connection / King Kong
Electric Connection /...
BGO Records
2009
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[no cover]
Renaissance / Mam' Mai
Cryonic Inc.
2008
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The Acatama Experience
The Acatama Experience
KOCH Records
2007
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Videos

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