Relationships

children: J. R. Blackmore (German hard rock guitarist) (1964 –)
collaborator on: Rock Aid Armenia
married: Candice Night (2008 –)
member of: Blackmore's Night (guitar)
Green Bullfrog
The Outlaws (60s English instrumental band)
The Trip (Uk/Italy 70s band) (– 1966-12)
Rainbow (UK hard rock/heavy metal band) (1975 – 1984)
Deep Purple (English rock band) (guitar) (1984-04 – 1993-11)
original member of: Deep Purple (English rock band) (guitar) (1968-03 – 1975-06)
has personal publisher: Blackmore Music
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000808338 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/309402 [info]
IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0085808/ [info]
Myspace: https://myspace.com/ritchienight [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/3202 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 24794790 [info]
Wikidata: Q192183 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Ritchie Blackmore [info]
biographies: http://www.blackmoresnight.com/ritchie_bio.html [info]
fan pages: http://www.ritchieblackmore.info/ [info]
other databases: http://rateyourmusic.com/artist/ritchie_blackmore [info]

Appearances

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Barbara Allen Blackmore's Night 3:40
Dance of the Darkness Blackmore's Night 3:35
Darkness Blackmore's Night 3:21
Greensleeves Blackmore's Night 3:47
Health to the Company Blackmore's Night 4:19
The Ashgrove Blackmore's Night 2:22
All for One
Avalon
Difficult To Cure (Beethoven's Ninth)
Gilded Cage
God Save the Keg
Gone With the Wind
Magical World
March the Heroes Home
Pastime With Good Company (Blackmore’s Night version)
Play Minstrel Play
Praetorius (Courante)
Renaissance Faire
Spanish Nights (I Remember It Well)
The Clock Ticks On
Toast to Tomorrow
Writing on the Wall
composer
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock Deep Purple
“A” 200
25 Years
A Gypsy’s Kiss
A Light in the Black
A Twist in the Tale
Again Someday
All Because of You
All Our Yesterdays
All the Fun of the Fayre
And the Address
Anya
Anyone’s Daughter
April
Ariel
Bad Attitude
Barbara Allen (Ritchie Blackmore version) additional
Be Mine Tonight
Believe in Me
Benzai-Ten
Beyond the Sunset
Bird Has Flown
Black & White
Bludsucker
Breakfast in Bed
Call of the Wild
Carry On... Jon
Cartouche
Castles and Dreams
Catch the Rainbow
Catherine Howard's Fate
Coming Home
Crowning of the King
Dance of the Darkness additional
Dancer and the Moon
Dandelion Wine
Danger Zone
Darker Shade of Black
Darkness additional
Dead or Alive
Demon’s Eye
Do You Close Your Eyes
Drinking With the Devil
Durch den Wald zum Bach Haus
Empty Words
Es hora de marchar
Exposition / We Can Work It Out
Eyes of the World
Faerie Dance
Faerie Queen
Fault Line / The Painter
Fayre Thee Well
Fire in the Basement
Fireball
Fires at Midnight
Fool's Gold
Fools
Fortuneteller
Galliard
Ghost of a Rose
Hanging Tree
Hard Lovin’ Woman
Health to the Company additional
High Ball Shooter
Home Again
Hungry Daze
I Guess It Doesn't Matter Anymore
I Still Remember
Just Call My Name (I'll Be There)
Keeper of the Flame
King of Dreams
Knocking at Your Back Door
Lady Double Dealer
Lay Down, Stay Down
Lick It Up
Listen, Learn, Read On
Locked Within the Crystal Ball
Loreley
Love Conquers All
Love Don’t Mean a Thing
Love Help Me
Love's No Friend
Mad Dog
Makin' Love
Mandrake Root
Mary Long
Mean Streak
Memmingen
Mid Winter's Night
Might Just Take Your Life
Minstrel Hall
Minstrels in the Hall
Mistreated
Mitzi Dupree
Mond Tanz
Morning Star
Mr. Peagram's Morris and Sword
Nasty Piece of Work
Night at Eggersberg
No No No
No One Came
No Time to Lose
Nobody’s Home
Not Responsible
Nur eine Minute
Olde Mill Inn
One Man’s Meat
Our Lady
Place in Line
Possum Goes to Prague
Possum's Last Dance
Prelude: Happiness / I’m So Glad
Prince Waldeck's Galliard
Queen for a Day
Queen for a Day, Part 1
Queen for a Day, Part 2
Queen's Lament
Ramshackle Man
Run With the Wolf
Sail Away
Sake of the Song
Shadow of the Moon
Shield
Sister Gypsy
Smoke (radio edit)
Smooth Dancer
Soldier of Fortune
Solitaire
Spirit of the Sea
Stargazer
Starstruck
Storm
Strangeways
Strawberry Girl
Street of Dreams
Super Trouper
Talk About Love
Tarot Woman
The Battle Rages On
The Circle
The Cut Runs Deep
The Gypsy
The Last Leaf
The Messenger
The Moon Is Shining (Somewhere Over the Sea)
The Other Side
The Peasant's Promise
The Spanish Archer
The Spinner's Tale
The Unwritten Law
Time to Kill
Troika
Truth Hurts
Under a Violet Moon
Under the Gun
Vagabond (Make a Princess of Me)
Village Dance
Village Lanterne
Village on the Sand
Waiting Just for You
Wasted Sunsets
Way to Mandalay
What’s Goin’ on Here
Where Are We Going From Here
Why Didn’t Rosemary?
Wicked Ways
Will O' the Wisp
Windmills
Winter (Basse dance)
Wolf to the Moon
Woman From Tokyo
World of Stone
Wring That Neck
Written in the Stars
You Can’t Do It Right (With the One You Love)
You Fool No One
copyright
Shadow of the Moon Blackmore's Night
instrument
1993-10-16 A Twist in the Tale guitars Deep Purple 4:38
1993-10-16 Anya guitars Deep Purple 12:14
1993-10-16 Anyone's Daughter guitars Deep Purple 4:17
1993-10-16 Beethoven's Ninth guitars Deep Purple 8:09
1993-10-16 Black Knight guitars Deep Purple 3:26
1993-10-16 Child in Time guitars Deep Purple 11:10
1993-10-16 Hush guitars Deep Purple 3:33
1993-10-16 In the Hall of the Mountain King guitars Deep Purple 1:55
1993-10-16 Intro / Highway Star guitars Deep Purple 7:21
1993-10-16 Knocking at Your Back Door guitars Deep Purple 9:41
1993-10-16 Lazy guitars Deep Purple 8:56
1993-10-16 Paint It Black guitars Deep Purple 5:36
1993-10-16 Perfect Strangers guitars Deep Purple 6:57
1993-10-16 Smoke on the Water guitars Deep Purple 12:28
1993-10-16 Space Truckin' guitars Deep Purple 2:27
1993-10-16 Speed King guitars Deep Purple 7:25
1993-10-16 Talk About Love guitars Deep Purple 4:22
1993-10-16 The Battle Rages On guitars Deep Purple 6:38
1993-10-16 The Mule guitars Deep Purple 2:20
1993-10-16 Woman From Tokyo guitars Deep Purple 2:09
16th Century Greensleeves guitar Rainbow ?:??
A Light in the Black (Los Angeles mix) guitar Rainbow 8:12
A Light in the Black (New York mix) guitar Rainbow 8:12
A Light in the Black (Rough mix) guitar Rainbow 8:12
Anyone’s Daughter electric guitar Deep Purple 4:41
Anyone’s Daughter electric guitar Deep Purple 4:43
April guitar Deep Purple 12:10
Bird Has Flown guitar Deep Purple 5:37
Black Night (original single version) guitar Deep Purple 3:27
Black Night (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 6:26
Black Night (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 6:18
Black Night (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 6:58
Black Night guitar Rainbow ?:??
Black Night (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:56
Blind guitar Deep Purple 5:27
Bloodsucker guitar Deep Purple 4:10
Catch the Rainbow guitar Rainbow 15:36
Catch The Rainbow guitar Rainbow ?:??
Catch the Rainbow (live in Osaka, 1976) guitar Rainbow 18:15
Chasing Shadows guitar Deep Purple 5:36
Child in Time guitar Deep Purple 10:19
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 11:51
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 12:24
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 12:30
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 11:32
Child In Time / Woman From Tokyo guitar Rainbow ?:??
Demon’s Eye electric guitar Deep Purple 5:21
Demon’s Eye electric guitar Deep Purple 5:18
Difficult To Cure (Beethoven's Ninth) guitar Rainbow ?:??
Do You Close Your Eyes (live in Osaka, 1976) guitar Rainbow 10:31
Do You Close Your Eyes (Los Angeles mix) guitar Rainbow 2:58
Do You Close Your Eyes (New York mix) guitar Rainbow 3:00
Do You Close Your Eyes (Rough mix) guitar Rainbow 3:05
Emmaretta (BBC Top Gear session) guitar Deep Purple 3:10
Emmaretta (studio B‐side) guitar Deep Purple 3:01
Fault Line guitar Deep Purple 1:46
Fireball electric guitar Deep Purple 3:21
Fireball electric guitar Deep Purple 3:24
Flight of the Rat guitar Deep Purple 7:55
Fools electric guitar Deep Purple 8:16
Fools electric guitar Deep Purple 8:19
Gates of Babylon guitar Rainbow 6:50
Gates of Babylon bass guitar Rainbow 6:50
Hard Lovin’ Man guitar Deep Purple 7:10
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:38
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:16
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 6:51
Highway Star guitar Rainbow ?:??
Highway Star guitar Deep Purple 6:47
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:09
I Call, No Answer guitar Jack Green 3:34
I’m Alone electric guitar Deep Purple 3:05
I’m Alone electric guitar Deep Purple 3:07
Into the Fire guitar Deep Purple 3:29
Kill the King guitar Rainbow 4:30
Kill the King bass guitar Rainbow 4:30
Kill the King guitar Rainbow 5:32
Kill the King (live in Osaka, 1976) guitar Rainbow 5:56
L.A. Connection guitar Rainbow 5:03
L.A. Connection bass guitar Rainbow 5:03
Lady of the Lake guitar Rainbow 3:39
Lady of the Lake bass guitar Rainbow 3:39
Lalena guitar Deep Purple 5:06
Lalena (BBC radio session) guitar Deep Purple 3:34
Lazy (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 10:26
Lazy (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 10:21
Lazy (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 10:51
Lazy guitar Deep Purple 10:12
Lazy (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 11:16
Living Wreck guitar Deep Purple 4:32
Long Live Rock 'N' Roll guitar Rainbow ?:??
Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (Bonus Track From Alternative Night) guitar Rainbow ?:??
Long Live Rock ’n’ Roll bass guitar Rainbow 4:22
Long Live Rock ’n’ Roll guitar Rainbow 4:22
Lucille (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 8:03
Lucille (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 9:08
Lucille guitar Deep Purple 7:25
Man On The Silver Mountain guitar Rainbow ?:??
Man On The Silver Mountain (Bonus Track From Alternative Night) guitar Rainbow ?:??
Maybe I'm a Leo (live on the BBC version) guitar Deep Purple 5:11
Medley: Man on the Silver Mountain / Blues / Starstruck guitar Rainbow 11:13
Medley: Man on the Silver Mountain / Blues / Starstruck (live in Osaka, 1976) guitar Rainbow 16:22
Mistreated guitar Rainbow 13:03
Mistreated guitar Rainbow ?:??
Mistreated (live in Osaka, 1976) guitar Rainbow 12:14
Never Before guitar Deep Purple 3:58
No No No electric guitar Deep Purple 6:54
No No No electric guitar Deep Purple 6:52
No One Came electric guitar Deep Purple 6:26
No One Came electric guitar Deep Purple 6:24
Perfect Strangers guitar Rainbow ?:??
Rainbow Eyes bass guitar Rainbow 7:12
Rainbow Eyes guitar Rainbow 7:12
Run With the Wolf (Los Angeles mix) guitar Rainbow 3:46
Run With the Wolf (New York mix) guitar Rainbow 3:41
Run With the Wolf (Rough mix) guitar Rainbow 3:49
Sensitive to Light guitar Rainbow 3:07
Sensitive to Light bass guitar Rainbow 3:07
Since You Been Gone guitar Rainbow ?:??
Sixteenth Century Greensleeves guitar Rainbow 7:36
Sixteenth Century Greensleeves (live in Osaka, 1976) guitar Rainbow 8:23
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:06
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-15: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 7:32
Smoke on the Water guitar Deep Purple 6:43
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:25
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:37
Smoke On The Water guitar Rainbow ?:??
Space Truckin' (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 19:19
Space Truckin' (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 20:14
Space Truckin' (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 21:35
Space Truckin' guitar Deep Purple 21:04
Space Truckin’ (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 19:41
Speed King (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 8:30
Speed King (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 7:25
Speed King (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 7:56
Speed King guitar Deep Purple 5:52
Spotlight Kid guitar Rainbow ?:??
Spotlight Kid (Bonus Track From Alternative Night) guitar Rainbow ?:??
Stargazer guitar Rainbow ?:??
Stargazer (Bonus Track From Alternative Night) guitar Rainbow ?:??
Stargazer (Los Angeles mix) guitar Rainbow 8:22
Stargazer (New York mix) guitar Rainbow 8:27
Stargazer (Pirate Sound Tour rehearsal) guitar Rainbow 8:33
Stargazer (Rough mix) guitar Rainbow 9:09
Starstruck (Los Angeles mix) guitar Rainbow 4:05
Starstruck (New York mix) guitar Rainbow 4:07
Starstruck (Rough mix) guitar Rainbow 4:05
Still I'm Sad guitar Rainbow 11:01
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 10:35
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 11:27
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 9:36
Strange Kind of Woman electric guitar Deep Purple 4:03
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 8:51
Strange Kind of Woman guitar Deep Purple 8:39
Tarot Woman (Los Angeles mix) guitar Rainbow 6:05
Tarot Woman (New York mix) guitar Rainbow 6:01
Tarot Woman (Rough mix) guitar Rainbow 6:06
The Bird Has Flown (alternate A‐side version) guitar Deep Purple 2:54
The Gemini Suite: I. Guitar, Organ guitar Deep Purple and the Orchestra of the Light Music Society 17:23
The Gemini Suite: II. Voice, Bass guitar Deep Purple and the Orchestra of the Light Music Society 10:19
The Gemini Suite: III. Drums, Finale guitar Deep Purple and the Orchestra of the Light Music Society 16:52
The Mule (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 10:26
The Mule electric guitar Deep Purple 5:19
The Mule (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 9:37
The Mule electric guitar Deep Purple 5:21
The Mule (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan) guitar [lead] Deep Purple 9:49
The Mule (drum solo) (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan) electric guitar Deep Purple 10:22
The Painter guitar Deep Purple 3:52
The Painter (BBC radio session) guitar Deep Purple 2:18
The Shed (Subtle) bass guitar Rainbow 4:47
The Shed (Subtle) guitar Rainbow 4:47
Why Didn't Rosemary? guitar Deep Purple 5:05
Burn guitar Deep Purple
Concerto for Group and Orchestra electric guitar Deep Purple, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Arnold
Concerto for Group and Orchestra electric guitar Deep Purple; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Arnold
Dancer and the Moon electric guitar Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moon mandola Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moon nyckelharpa Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moon tambourine Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moon hurdy gurdy Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moon acoustic guitar Blackmore's Night
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rock guitar Deep Purple
Secret Voyage hurdy gurdy Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage mandolin Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage mandola Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage mandocello Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage nyckelharpa [Swedish fiddle] Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage percussion [various percussion instruments] Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage tambourine [tambourines] Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage electric guitar Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyage acoustic guitar Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moon acoustic guitar Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moon bass Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moon drums Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moon electric guitar Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moon tambourine Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moon mandolin Blackmore's Night
performer
Fireball Deep Purple
Machine Head Deep Purple
phonographic copyright
Shadow of the Moon Blackmore's Night
producer
Be Mine Tonight Blackmore's Night 2:51
Greensleeves Blackmore's Night 3:47
Magical World Blackmore's Night 4:02
Memmingen Blackmore's Night 1:05
Minstrel Hall Blackmore's Night 2:36
Mond Tanz Blackmore's Night 3:33
No Second Chance Blackmore's Night 5:39
Ocean Gypsy Blackmore's Night 6:06
Play Minstrel Play Blackmore's Night 3:59
Possum's Last Dance Blackmore's Night 2:42
Renaissance Faire Blackmore's Night 4:16
Shadow of the Moon Blackmore's Night 5:06
Spirit of the Sea Blackmore's Night 4:50
The Clock Ticks On Blackmore's Night 5:15
Wish You Were Here Blackmore's Night 5:02
Writing on the Wall Blackmore's Night 4:35
Dancer and the Moon executive Blackmore's Night
Ghost of a Rose executive Blackmore's Night
writer
All Night Long
Black Masquerade
Black Night
Burn
Child in Time
Christmas Eve
Do You Close Your Eyes
Fire, Ice & Dynamite
Gates of Babylon
Highway Star
Kill the King
L.A. Connection
Lady of the Lake (Rainbow)
Lazy
Little Too Early
Long Live Rock 'n' Roll
Lost in Hollywood
Man on the Silver Mountain
Maybe I’m a Leo
Never Before
No Second Chance
Perfect Strangers
Pictures of Home
Rainbow Eyes
Rat Bat Blue
Self Portrait
Sensitive to Light
Sixteenth Century Greensleeves
Smoke on the Water
Son of Alerik
Space Truckin’
Speed King
Spotlight Kid
Stormbringer
Strange Kind of Woman
The Mule
The Shed (Subtle)
The Temple of the King
When a Blind Man Cries
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