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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 forty 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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Discography

My Foolish Heart

My Foolish Heart

ECM Records
2017

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Ralph Towner Solstice: Sound and Shadows

Ralph Towner...

ECM Records
2015

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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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