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 Credited As Attributes Artist
arranger
Barbara Allen Blackmore's Night
Dance of the Darkness Blackmore's Night
Darkness Blackmore's Night
Greensleeves Blackmore's Night
Health to the Company Blackmore's Night
The Ashgrove Blackmore's Night
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 Darknessadditional
Dancer and the Moon
Dandelion Wine
Danger Zone
Darker Shade of Black
Darknessadditional
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 Companyadditional
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 Taleguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Anyaguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Anyone's Daughterguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Beethoven's Ninthguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Black Knightguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Child in Timeguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Hushguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 In the Hall of the Mountain Kingguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Intro / Highway Starguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Knocking at Your Back Doorguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Lazyguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Paint It Blackguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Perfect Strangersguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Smoke on the Waterguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Space Truckin'guitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Speed Kingguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Talk About Loveguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 The Battle Rages Onguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 The Muleguitars Deep Purple
1993-10-16 Woman From Tokyoguitars Deep Purple
16th Century Greensleevesguitar Rainbow
A Light in the Black (Los Angeles mix)guitar Rainbow
A Light in the Black (New York mix)guitar Rainbow
A Light in the Black (Rough mix)guitar Rainbow
Anyone’s Daughterelectric guitar Deep Purple
Anyone’s Daughterelectric guitar Deep Purple
Aprilguitar Deep Purple
Bird Has Flownguitar Deep Purple
Black Night (original single version)guitar Deep Purple
Black Night (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Black Night (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Black Night (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Black Nightguitar Rainbow
Black Night (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Blindguitar Deep Purple
Bloodsuckerguitar Deep Purple
Catch the Rainbowguitar Rainbow
Catch The Rainbowguitar Rainbow
Catch the Rainbow (live in Osaka, 1976)guitar Rainbow
Chasing Shadowsguitar Deep Purple
Child in Timeguitar Deep Purple
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Child in Time (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Child In Time / Woman From Tokyoguitar Rainbow
Demon’s Eyeelectric guitar Deep Purple
Demon’s Eyeelectric guitar Deep Purple
Difficult To Cure (Beethoven's Ninth)guitar Rainbow
Do You Close Your Eyes (live in Osaka, 1976)guitar Rainbow
Do You Close Your Eyes (Los Angeles mix)guitar Rainbow
Do You Close Your Eyes (New York mix)guitar Rainbow
Do You Close Your Eyes (Rough mix)guitar Rainbow
Emmaretta (BBC Top Gear session)guitar Deep Purple
Emmaretta (studio B‐side)guitar Deep Purple
Fault Lineguitar Deep Purple
Fireballelectric guitar Deep Purple
Fireballelectric guitar Deep Purple
Flight of the Ratguitar Deep Purple
Foolselectric guitar Deep Purple
Foolselectric guitar Deep Purple
Gates of Babylonguitar Rainbow
Gates of Babylonbass guitar Rainbow
Hard Lovin’ Manguitar Deep Purple
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Highway Starguitar Rainbow
Highway Starguitar Deep Purple
Highway Star (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
I Call, No Answerguitar Jack Green
I’m Aloneelectric guitar Deep Purple
I’m Aloneelectric guitar Deep Purple
Into the Fireguitar Deep Purple
Kill the Kingguitar Rainbow
Kill the Kingbass guitar Rainbow
Kill the Kingguitar Rainbow
Kill the King (live in Osaka, 1976)guitar Rainbow
L.A. Connectionguitar Rainbow
L.A. Connectionbass guitar Rainbow
Lady of the Lakeguitar Rainbow
Lady of the Lakebass guitar Rainbow
Lalenaguitar Deep Purple
Lalena (BBC radio session)guitar Deep Purple
Lazy (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Lazy (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Lazy (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Lazyguitar Deep Purple
Lazy (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Living Wreckguitar Deep Purple
Long Live Rock 'N' Rollguitar Rainbow
Long Live Rock 'N' Roll (Bonus Track From Alternative Night)guitar Rainbow
Long Live Rock ’n’ Rollbass guitar Rainbow
Long Live Rock ’n’ Rollguitar Rainbow
Lucille (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Lucille (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Lucilleguitar Deep Purple
Man On The Silver Mountainguitar 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
Medley: Man on the Silver Mountain / Blues / Starstruckguitar Rainbow
Medley: Man on the Silver Mountain / Blues / Starstruck (live in Osaka, 1976)guitar Rainbow
Mistreatedguitar Rainbow
Mistreatedguitar Rainbow
Mistreated (live in Osaka, 1976)guitar Rainbow
Never Beforeguitar Deep Purple
No No Noelectric guitar Deep Purple
No No Noelectric guitar Deep Purple
No One Cameelectric guitar Deep Purple
No One Cameelectric guitar Deep Purple
Perfect Strangersguitar Rainbow
Rainbow Eyesbass guitar Rainbow
Rainbow Eyesguitar Rainbow
Run With the Wolf (Los Angeles mix)guitar Rainbow
Run With the Wolf (New York mix)guitar Rainbow
Run With the Wolf (Rough mix)guitar Rainbow
Sensitive to Lightguitar Rainbow
Sensitive to Lightbass guitar Rainbow
Since You Been Goneguitar Rainbow
Sixteenth Century Greensleevesguitar Rainbow
Sixteenth Century Greensleeves (live in Osaka, 1976)guitar Rainbow
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-15: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Smoke on the Waterguitar Deep Purple
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Smoke on the Water (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Smoke On The Waterguitar Rainbow
Space Truckin' (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Space Truckin' (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Space Truckin' (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Space Truckin'guitar Deep Purple
Space Truckin’ (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Speed King (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Speed King (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Speed King (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Speed Kingguitar Deep Purple
Spotlight Kidguitar Rainbow
Spotlight Kid (Bonus Track From Alternative Night)guitar Rainbow
Stargazerguitar Rainbow
Stargazer (Bonus Track From Alternative Night)guitar Rainbow
Stargazer (Los Angeles mix)guitar Rainbow
Stargazer (New York mix)guitar Rainbow
Stargazer (Pirate Sound Tour rehearsal)guitar Rainbow
Stargazer (Rough mix)guitar Rainbow
Starstruck (Los Angeles mix)guitar Rainbow
Starstruck (New York mix)guitar Rainbow
Starstruck (Rough mix)guitar Rainbow
Still I'm Sadguitar Rainbow
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-16: Ōsaka Festival Hall, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
Strange Kind of Womanelectric guitar Deep Purple
Strange Kind of Woman (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
Strange Kind of Womanguitar Deep Purple
Tarot Woman (Los Angeles mix)guitar Rainbow
Tarot Woman (New York mix)guitar Rainbow
Tarot Woman (Rough mix)guitar Rainbow
The Bird Has Flown (alternate A‐side version)guitar Deep Purple
The Gemini Suite: I. Guitar, Organguitar Deep Purple and the Orchestra of the Light Music Society
The Gemini Suite: II. Voice, Bassguitar Deep Purple and the Orchestra of the Light Music Society
The Gemini Suite: III. Drums, Finaleguitar Deep Purple and the Orchestra of the Light Music Society
The Mule (live, 1972-08-17: Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
The Muleelectric guitar Deep Purple
The Mule (live, 1972-08-15: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
The Muleelectric guitar Deep Purple
The Mule (live, 1972-08-17: Nippon Budōkan, Tōkyō, Japan)guitar [lead] Deep Purple
The Mule (drum solo) (live, 1972-08-16: Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan)electric guitar Deep Purple
The Painterguitar Deep Purple
The Painter (BBC radio session)guitar Deep Purple
The Shed (Subtle)bass guitar Rainbow
The Shed (Subtle)guitar Rainbow
Why Didn't Rosemary?guitar Deep Purple
Burnguitar Deep Purple
Concerto for Group and Orchestraelectric guitar Deep Purple, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Arnold
Concerto for Group and Orchestraelectric guitar Deep Purple; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Arnold
Dancer and the Moonelectric guitar Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moonmandola Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moonnyckelharpa Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moontambourine Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moonhurdy gurdy Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moonacoustic guitar Blackmore's Night
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Deep Purple in Rockguitar Deep Purple
Secret Voyagehurdy gurdy Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyagemandolin Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyagemandola Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyagemandocello Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyagenyckelharpa [Swedish fiddle] Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyagepercussion [various percussion instruments] Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyagetambourine [tambourines] Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyageelectric guitar Blackmore's Night
Secret Voyageacoustic guitar Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moonacoustic guitar Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moonbass Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moondrums Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moonelectric guitar Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moontambourine Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moonmandolin 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
Greensleeves Blackmore's Night
Magical World Blackmore's Night
Memmingen Blackmore's Night
Minstrel Hall Blackmore's Night
Mond Tanz Blackmore's Night
No Second Chance Blackmore's Night
Ocean Gypsy Blackmore's Night
Play Minstrel Play Blackmore's Night
Possum's Last Dance Blackmore's Night
Renaissance Faire Blackmore's Night
Shadow of the Moon Blackmore's Night
Spirit of the Sea Blackmore's Night
The Clock Ticks On Blackmore's Night
Wish You Were Here Blackmore's Night
Writing on the Wall Blackmore's Night
Dancer and the Moonexecutive Blackmore's Night
Ghost of a Roseexecutive 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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