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List of keyboardists

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–The following are notable keyboard players, mostly in the fields of metal, rock, and jazz.

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Only add names here if the person has their own article - anything else will be removed.

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  • 2D (Gorillaz)
  • A

  • Don Airey (Rainbow, Ozzy Osbourne, Deep Purple)
  • Damon Albarn (The Good, the Bad and the Queen)
  • Art Alexakis (Everclear)
  • Gregg Allman (The Allman Brothers Band)
  • Tori Amos
  • Andre Andersen (Royal Hunt)
  • Benny Andersson (Hep Stars, ABBA, Benny Anderssons Orkester)
  • Rod Argent (The Zombies, Argent)
  • Kenneth Ascher (Plastic Ono Band)
  • Daniel Ash (Bauhaus)
  • Lorentz Aspen (Theatre of Tragedy)
  • Bryce Avary (The Rocket Summer)
  • Caroline Azar (Fifth Column)
  • B

  • Bam Margera (Gnarkill)
  • Nick "Peanut" Baines (Kaiser Chiefs)
  • Louis Banks
  • Tony Banks (Genesis)
  • Hugh Banton (Van der Graaf Generator)
  • Richard Barbieri (Japan, Porcupine Tree)
  • Peter Bardens (Camel)
  • Mike Barson (Madness)
  • Beck
  • Brian Bell (Weezer, Space Twins, The Relationship)
  • Matthew Bellamy (Muse)
  • Marco Benevento (Benevento/Russo Duo)
  • Mickey Billingham (Dexys Midnight Runners, General Public, The Beat)
  • Roy Bittan (E Street Band)
  • Alfonzo Blackwell
  • Roddy Bottum (Faith No More)
  • David Bowie
  • Tom Brislin (Spiraling)
  • Jamie Brooks
  • James Brown
  • Dave Brubeck
  • David Bryan (Bon Jovi)
  • John Bundrick (The Who)
  • Kate Bush
  • Ray Buttigieg
  • Joseph Byrd (The United States of America)
  • C

  • Charlotte Caffey (The Go-Go's)
  • Jonathan Cain (Journey)
  • John Cale (The Velvet Underground)
  • Bernie Calvert (The Hollies)
  • Michel Camilo
  • Tony Carey (Rainbow)
  • Jon Carin (Pink Floyd, Roger Waters)
  • Jesse Carmichael (Maroon 5)
  • Richard Carpenter (The Carpenters)
  • Paul Carrack (Ace, Roxy Music, Squeeze)
  • Gonzalo Carrera (Karnataka, Landmarq)
  • Felix Cavaliere (The Rascals)
  • Bill Champlin (Chicago)
  • Ray Charles
  • Jeff Chimenti (RatDog, The Dead)
  • Peter Christopherson (Throbbing Gristle)
  • Chick Churchill (Ten Years After)
  • Neil Cicierega (Lemon Demon)
  • Alan Clark (Dire Straits)
  • Charlie Clouser (Nine Inch Nails)
  • Jaz Coleman (Killing Joke)
  • Phil Collins
  • Rob Coombes (Supergrass)
  • Chick Corea (Return to Forever)
  • Alessandro Cortini (Nine Inch Nails)
  • Blair Cowan (Lloyd Cole and the Commotions)
  • Nathan "Nadaddy" Currin (Family Force 5)
  • Vincent Crane (Arthur Brown)
  • David Cross (King Crimson)
  • Burton Cummings (The Guess Who)
  • Joel Cummins (Umphrey's McGee)
  • Martin Crandall (The Shins)
  • Otis Lee Crenshaw
  • D

  • Dan Swanö
  • Jerry Dammers (The Specials)
  • Jay Darlington (Kula Shaker, Oasis)
  • Jeremy Dawson (Shiny Toy Guns)
  • Ray Davies (The Kinks)
  • Rick Davies (Supertramp)
  • deadmau5
  • Sandy Denny
  • Jimmy Destri (Blondie)
  • Dennis DeYoung (Styx)
  • Travis Dickerson (Buckethead)
  • Vince DiFiore (Cake)
  • Craig Doerge (The Section)
  • Thomas Dolby
  • Fats Domino
  • Dan Donovan (Big Audio Dynamite, Dreadzone)
  • Neal Doughty (REO Speedwagon)
  • Geoff Downes (Yes, Asia, The Buggles)
  • Dr. John
  • Dennis Drew (10,000 Maniacs)
  • Christopher Dudley (Underoath)
  • George Duke (Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention)
  • Larry Dunn (Earth, Wind & Fire)
  • Stacy DuPree (Eisley)
  • E

  • Mark Eddinger
  • The Edge (U2)
  • Keith Emerson (The Nice, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, 3)
  • Brian Eno (Roxy Music)
  • John Evan (Jethro Tull)
  • F

  • Donald Fagen (Steely Dan)
  • Harold Faltermeyer
  • Andrew Farriss (INXS)
  • Danny Federici (E Street Band)
  • Eric Drew Feldman (Captain Beefheart)
  • Russell Ferrante (Yellowjackets)
  • Robin Finck (Nine Inch Nails)
  • Matthew Fisher (Procol Harum)
  • Alan Fitzgerald (Night Ranger)
  • Flea (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
  • Andrew Fletcher (Depeche Mode)
  • Guy Fletcher (Dire Straits)
  • Brandon Flowers (The Killers)
  • Dan Fogelberg
  • John Fogerty (Creedence Clearwater Revival)
  • Ben Folds (Ben Folds Five)
  • Jerome Fontamillas (Switchfoot)
  • Dane Forrest (The Scene)
  • Jason Freese
  • Glenn Frey (The Eagles)
  • Robert Fripp (King Crimson)
  • Eloy Fritsch (Apocalypse)
  • Craig Frost (Grand Funk Railroad, Silver Bullet Band)
  • Magne Furuholmen (a-ha)
  • Ming Freeman (Yanni)
  • G

  • Geir Bratland (Dimmu Borgir)
  • Peter Gabriel
  • Madonna Wayne Gacy (Marilyn Manson)
  • Mick(ey) Gallagher (Ian Dury and the Blockheads)
  • Mike Garson
  • Bob Gaudio (The Four Seasons)
  • Marvin Gaye
  • Maurice Gibb (Bee Gees)
  • Richard Gibbs (Oingo Boingo)
  • Jon Gibson
  • Gillian Gilbert (New Order)
  • Gregg Giuffria (Angel, Giuffria, House of Lords)
  • Keith Godchaux (Grateful Dead)
  • Dwayne Goettel (Skinny Puppy, Download, Doubting Thomas)
  • Barry Goldberg (Electric Flag)
  • Martin Gore (Depeche Mode)
  • Lawrence Gowan (Styx)
  • Kamal Gray (The Roots)
  • Dave Greenfield (The Stranglers)
  • Jimmy Greenspoon (Three Dog Night)
  • Peter Griesar (Dave Matthews Band)
  • Paul Griffin
  • Franny Griffiths (Space)
  • H

  • Jan Hammer (The Mahavishnu Orchestra)
  • Peter Hammill (Van der Graaf Generator)
  • Herbie Hancock (The Headhunters)
  • Taylor Hanson (Hanson)
  • Mikko Härkin (Sonata Arctica)
  • George Harrison (The Beatles)
  • Greg Hawkes (The Cars)
  • Isaac Hayes
  • Daryl Hayott
  • Scott Healy (The Max Weinberg 7)
  • Kevin Hearn (Barenaked Ladies)
  • Ken Hensley (Uriah Heep)
  • Fredrik Hermansson (Pain of Salvation)
  • Jools Holland (Squeeze)
  • Tuomas Holopainen (Nightwish)
  • Nicky Hopkins (The Rolling Stones, Jeff Beck, Plastic Ono Band)
  • Bruce Hornsby
  • Paul Hornsby (The Marshall Tucker Band)
  • Simon House (Hawkwind)
  • Garth Hudson (The Band)
  • Joey Huffman (The Georgia Satellites)
  • Peter Hume (Evermore)
  • Rob Hyman (The Hooters)
  • I

  • Mitsuru Igarashi (Every Little Thing)
  • Ihsahn (Emperor, Ihsahn)
  • Giovanna Joyce Imbesi
  • Doug Ingle (Iron Butterfly)
  • J

  • Michael Jackson
  • Rami Jaffee (The Wallflowers)
  • Bob James
  • Chas Jankel (Ian Dury and the Blockheads)
  • Keith Jarrett
  • Eddie Jobson (Curved Air, Roxy Music, Jethro Tull, Frank Zappa)
  • Billy Joel
  • Jens Johansson (Yngwie Malmsteen, Stratovarius)
  • Elton John
  • Matt Johnson (Jamiroquai)
  • Joakim Svalberg (Opeth)
  • Joe Jonas and Nick Jonas (Jonas Brothers)
  • Howard Jones
  • John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin)
  • Booker T. Jones (Booker T. & the M.G.'s)
  • Lonnie Jordan (War)
  • Bradley Joseph (Sheena Easton, Yanni)
  • Jascha Richter (MLTR)
  • Tyler Joseph (Twenty One Pilots)
  • K

  • Tony Kakko (Sonata Arctica)
  • Bob Katsionis (Septic Flesh, Firewind)
  • Tony Kaye (Yes)
  • Alicia Keys
  • Mark Kelly (Marillion)
  • Henrik Klingenberg (Sonata Arctica)
  • Larry Knechtel (Bread, Smith, The Wrecking Crew)
  • Steve Knight (Mountain)
  • Al Kooper (Blood Sweat & Tears)
  • Kornelije Kovač (Indexi, Korni Grupa)
  • Dave Kikoski
  • Greg Kuehn (T.S.O.L.)
  • L

  • Les Smith (ex-Anathema, ex-Cradle of Filth)
  • Jeff Labes (Van Morrison, Bonnie Raitt)
  • Robert Lamm (Chicago)
  • Allen Lanier (Blue Öyster Cult)
  • T Lavitz (Dixie Dregs)
  • Ben Leach (The Farm)
  • Chuck Leavell (The Allman Brothers Band, Sea Level, The Rolling Stones)
  • Amy Lee (Evanescence)
  • Geddy Lee (Rush)
  • Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Bill Leeb (Front Line Assembly)
  • John Legend
  • Tom Lehrer
  • John Lennon (The Beatles)
  • Joe Lester (Silversun Pickups)
  • Pete Levin (Gil Evans Orchestra)
  • Mike Levine (Triumph)
  • John Linnell (They Might Be Giants)
  • Little Richard
  • Kerry Livgren (Kansas)
  • John Locke (Spirit, Nazareth)
  • Jon Lord (Deep Purple, Whitesnake)
  • Christian Lorenz (Rammstein)
  • Chris Lowe (Pet Shop Boys)
  • Billy Lyall (Pilot)
  • M

  • Martin Powell (ex-Cradle of Filth)
  • Mustis (ex-Dimmu Borgir)
  • Tony MacAlpine
  • Brian "Too Loud" MacLeod (Chilliwack, Headpins)
  • Mark Mancina (Yes)
  • Manfred Mann (Manfred Mann, Manfred Mann's Earth Band)
  • Richard Manuel (The Band)
  • Ray Manzarek (The Doors)
  • Anthony Marinelli (Michael Jackson, Kenny Loggins)
  • Chris Marion (Little River Band)
  • Tommy Mars (Frank Zappa)
  • Chris Martin (Coldplay)
  • Bob Mayo (Peter Frampton)
  • Lyle Mays (Pat Metheny Group)
  • Nick McCarthy (Franz Ferdinand)
  • Linda McCartney (Wings)
  • Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
  • Glenn McClelland (Ween, Blood, Sweat & Tears)
  • Page McConnell (Phish)
  • Ian McDonald (King Crimson, Foreigner)
  • Michael McDonald (The Doobie Brothers)
  • Goldy McJohn (Steppenwolf)
  • Ron "Pigpen" McKernan (Grateful Dead)
  • Sarah McLachlan
  • Ian McLagan (The Rolling Stones, The Faces)
  • Gabrial McNair (No Doubt)
  • Christine McVie (Fleetwood Mac)
  • Jonathan Melvoin (The Smashing Pumpkins)
  • Freddie Mercury (Queen)
  • Augie Meyers (Sir Douglas Quintet, Texas Tornadoes)
  • Mic Michaeli (Europe, Brazen Abbot)
  • Lee Michaels
  • Max Middleton (Jeff Beck)
  • Amos Milburn
  • Mike Mills (R.E.M.)
  • Kerry Minnear (Gentle Giant)
  • Jim Moginie (Midnight Oil)
  • Money Mark (Beastie Boys)
  • Kevin Moore (Dream Theater)
  • Brian Molko (Placebo)
  • Patrick Moraz (The Moody Blues, Yes)
  • Mark Mothersbaugh (Devo)
  • Stan Munsey (Shenandoah)
  • Brent Mydland (Grateful Dead)
  • Thelonious Monk
  • N

  • Art Neville
  • Randy Newman
  • Steve Nieve (Elvis Costello)
  • Erik Norlander
  • Geoff Nicholls (Black Sabbath)
  • O

  • Roger O'Donnell (The Cure)
  • Spooner Oldham (Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section)
  • William Orbit
  • P

  • Augustus Pablo
  • David Paich (Toto)
  • Amanda Palmer
  • Oliver Palotai (Kamelot, Sons of Seasons)
  • Lou Pardini (Chicago)
  • Ian Parker (The Hollies, Tom Robinson Band)
  • Alan Parsons (The Alan Parsons Project)
  • Alan Pasqua (Damn Yankees)
  • Bill Payne (Little Feat)
  • Leena Peisa (Lordi)
  • Alex Pennie (The Automatic)
  • Greg Phillinganes (Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson)
  • Mike Pinder (The Moody Blues)
  • Michael Pinnella (Symphony X)
  • Dan Pinto
  • Chris Pitman (Guns N' Roses)
  • Tuomas Planman (Norther)
  • Morris Pleasure
  • Steve Porcaro (Toto)
  • Grace Potter (Grace Potter and the Nocturnals)
  • Billy Powell (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
  • Roger Powell (Todd Rundgren, David Bowie)
  • Vlado Pravdić (Bijelo Dugme)
  • Billy Preston
  • Don Preston (Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention)
  • Alan Price (The Animals)
  • Professor Longhair
  • Vadim Pruzhanov (DragonForce)
  • Janne Puurtinen (HIM)
  • R

  • A R Rahman
  • Mike Ratledge (Soft Machine)
  • Allen Ravenstine (Pere Ubu)
  • Paul Raymond (UFO, Savoy Brown, Plastic Penny)
  • Eddie Rayner (Split Enz, The Makers)
  • Dizzy Reed (Guns N' Roses)
  • Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails)
  • Nick Rhodes (Duran Duran)
  • Tim Rice-Oxley (Keane)
  • Jascha Richter (Michael Learns to Rock)
  • Laza Ristovski (Smak, Bijelo Dugme)
  • Billy Ritchie (Clouds)
  • Ed Roland and Dean Roland (Collective Soul)
  • Gregg Rolie (Santana, Journey)
  • Chris Ross (Wolfmother)
  • Jordan Rudess (Dream Theater, The Dixie Dregs)
  • Vic Ruggiero (The Slackers)
  • Patrice Rushen (CAB)
  • Leon Russell
  • Francis Rimbert
  • Ryuichi Sakamoto (Yellow Magic Orchestra)
  • S

  • Stian Aarstad (ex-Dimmu Borgir)
  • David Sancious (E Street Band, Santana, Sting)
  • Merl Saunders (Grateful Dead)
  • Satyr (Satyricon, Wongraven)
  • Ralph Schuckett (Clear Light, The Peanut Butter Conspiracy, Utopia)
  • Klaus Schulze (Klaus Schulze, Ash Ra Tempel, Tangerine Dream)
  • Neil Sedaka (The Tokens)
  • Paul Shaffer (CBS Orchestra)
  • Derek Sherinian (Dream Theater, Planet X, Alice Cooper, Yngwie Malmsteen)
  • Greg Sherman (Glass)
  • Mike Shinoda (Linkin Park)
  • Erna Siikavirta (Lordi)
  • Josh Silver (Type O Negative)
  • Claudio Simonetti (Goblin)
  • Dave Sinclair (Caravan)
  • Jocke Skog (Clawfinger)
  • Martin Slattery (The Mescaleros, The Hours)
  • Grace Slick (Jefferson Airplane)
  • Rosie Smith (Cradle of Filth)
  • Richard Sohl (Patti Smith Group)
  • Zsa Zsa Speck (Marilyn Manson)
  • Martijn Spierenburg (Within Temptation)
  • Chris Stainton (Joe Cocker's Grease Band)
  • Justin Stanley (Noiseworks)
  • Alex Staropoli (Rhapsody of Fire)
  • Margita Stefanović (Ekatarina Velika)
  • Mark Stein (Vanilla Fudge)
  • Louie Stephens (Rooney)
  • Ian Stewart (The Rolling Stones)
  • Rose Stone (Sly & the Family Stone)
  • Andy Summers (The Police)
  • Bernard Sumner (New Order, Joy Division, Electronic)
  • David Sylvian (Japan)
  • T

  • Mick Talbot (The Merton Parkas, Dexys Midnight Runners, The Bureau, The Style Council)
  • Richard Tandy (Electric Light Orchestra)
  • Serj Tankian (System of a Down)
  • Butch Taylor (Dave Matthews Band, Secrets)
  • Joey Tempest (Europe)
  • Benmont Tench (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)
  • Matt Thiessen (Relient K, Matthew Thiessen and the Earthquakes)
  • Rob Thomas (Matchbox Twenty)
  • Keith Tippett (King Crimson)
  • Lol Tolhurst (The Cure)
  • Pete Townshend (The Who)
  • Steven Tyler (Aerosmith)
  • U

  • Ian Underwood (Frank Zappa and The Mothers of Invention)
  • Brendon Urie (Panic! at the Disco)
  • V

  • Rubén Valtierra ("Weird Al" Yankovic)
  • Earl Van Dyke (The Funk Brothers)
  • Eddie Van Halen (Van Halen)
  • Victoria Asher (Cobra Starship)
  • W

  • Tom Waits
  • Adam Wakeman (Black Sabbath, Headspace, Strawbs, Ozzy Osbourne)
  • Oliver Wakeman (Yes, Strawbs)
  • Rick Wakeman (Yes, David Bowie, Strawbs, ABWH, ARW)
  • Don Walker (Cold Chisel)
  • Joe Walsh (The Eagles)
  • Steve Walsh (Kansas)
  • Harry Waters (Roger Waters)
  • Pete Wingfield
  • Nick Wheeler (The All-American Rejects)
  • Bobby Whitlock (Delaney & Bonnie, Derek & The Dominos)
  • Per Wiberg (ex-Opeth)
  • Paul Wickens (Paul McCartney)
  • Alan Wilder (Depeche Mode) (Recoil)
  • Hayley Williams (Paramore)
  • Brian Wilson (The Beach Boys)
  • Mark Wilson (Jet)
  • Steven Wilson (Storm Corrosion)
  • Kip Winger (Winger)
  • Edgar Winter
  • Steve Winwood (The Spencer Davis Group, Traffic, Blind Faith, Go)
  • Janne Wirman (Children of Bodom)
  • Peter Wolf (Frank Zappa)
  • Stevie Wonder
  • Eric Woolfson (The Alan Parsons Project)
  • Bernie Worrell (Talking Heads, Funkadelic)
  • Gary Wright
  • Richard Wright (Pink Floyd)
  • Howard Wyeth
  • Reese Wynans (Double Trouble, Captain Beyond)
  • Y

  • Yanni
  • John Young (Scorpions)
  • Z

  • Aidan Zammit
  • Joe Zawinul (Weather Report)
  • Marco Coti Zelati (Lacuna Coil)
  • Warren Zevon
  • Nikola Zorić (Riblja Čorba)
  • References

    List of keyboardists Wikipedia


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