Greatest rock keyboardists
of all times


TM, ®, Copyright © 1999 Piero Scaruffi
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  1. Klaus Schulze
  2. Brian Eno
  3. Ray Manzarek (Doors)
  4. Allen Ravenstine (Pere Ubu)
  5. Nicky Hopkins
  6. Richard Wright (Pink Floyd)
  7. Keith Emerson
  8. Erik Lindgren (Birdsongs Of The Mesozoic)
  9. Eric Drew Feldman (Captain Beefheart, Pere Ubu)
  10. Seth Justman (J.Geils Band)
  11. Al Kooper
  12. Ron Pigpen (Grateful Dead)
  13. Ian Underwood (Frank Zappa)
  14. Eli Janney (Girls Against Boys)
  15. Katharine Gifford (Stereolab)
  16. Michael Van Portfleet (Lycia)
  17. Robin Amos (Cul De Sac)
  18. John Herndon (Tortoise)
  19. Martin Rev (Suicide)
  20. Florian Fricke (Popol Vuh)
  21. Holger Czukay (Can)
  • Walter Martin (Jonathan Fire Eater, Walkmen)
  • Noel Harmonson (Comets on Fire)
  • Anthony Gonzalez (M83)
  • Sasha Bell (Ladybug Transistor)
  • Stefan Nemeth (Radian),
  • Matt Kadane (Bedhead, Silkworm),
  • Chris Abrahams (Necks)
  • Rick Wakeman (Yes)
  • Eddie Jobson (Roxy Music)
  • Mark Springer (Rip Rig Panic)
  • Jim Steinman (Pandora's Box)
  • Greg Hawkes (Cars)
  • Jeff Conolly (Lyres)
  • David Sylvian
  • Roddy Bottum (Faith No More)
  • Keith Leblanc (Tackhead)
  • Page McConnell (Phish)
  • Trent Reznor (Nine Inch Nails)
  • Scott Ayers (Pain Teens)
  • Tim Taylor (Brainiac)
  • Mika Vainio (Panasonic)
  • Mark Degli Antoni (Soul Coughing)
  • J. Francis Ryan (Six Finger Satellite)
  • Simon Raymonde (Cocteau Twins)
  • Chris Cacavas (Green On Red)
  • Scott Wexton (Today Is The Day)
  • Madonna Wayne Gacy (Marylin Manson)
  • Andy Brown (Jessamine)
  • Gordon Raphael (Sky Cries Mary)
  • Garth Hudson (Band)
  • Chuck Vrtacek
  • Josh Silver (Type O Negative)
  • Rachel Grimes (Rachel's)
  • Steve Fisk (Pell Mell, Pigeonhed)
  • Chris Christopherson (Throbbing Gristle)
  • Ben Folds
  • Doug Ingle (Iron Butterfly)
  • Paul Marotta (Styrenes)
  • Bill Rieflin (Ministry, NIN, Revolting Cocks)
  • Bill Payne (Little Feat)
  • Steve Winwood (Traffic)
  • Booker T. Jones
  • Kerry Livgren (Kansas)
  • T. Lavitz (Dixie Dregs)
  • Zoot Money
  • Michael McDonald (Doobie Brothers)
  • Dave Greenslade (Colosseum)
  • Tony Banks (Genesis)
  • Thijs van Leer (Focus)
  • John Evans (Jethro Tull)
  • Geoff Downes (Asia)
  • Richard Barbieri (Japan)
  • Adele Bertei (Contortions)
  • Jerry Harrison (Talking Heads, 1977-80)
  • Mike Ratledge (Soft Machine)
  • Johnnie Johnson (Chuck Berry)
  • Huey Smith
  • David Boulter (Tindersticks)
  • Don Falcone (Melting Euphoria, Thessalonians)
  • Max Crook (Del Shannon)
  • Rod Argent (Zombies)
  • Trevor Horn (Frankie Goes To Hollywood, ABC)
  • Larry Tamblyn (Standells)
  • Laverne Jackson (Tornadoes)
  • Alan Price
  • Kevin Moore (Dream Theater)
  • Brian Auger
  • Fats Domino
  • Dave Cortez
  • Allen Toussaint
  • Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Dave Stewart
  • Steve Walsh (Kansas)
  • Jurgen Fritz (Triumvirat)
  • Vincent Crane (Atomic Rooster)
  • Ken Hensley (Uriah Heep)
  • Jon Lord (Deep Purple)
  • Jerry Corbetta (Sugarloaf)
  • Dennis DeYoung (Styx)
  • Greg Rollie (Journey)
  • Billy Powell (Lynyrd Skynyrd)
  • Neal Doughty (REO Speedwagon)