Q&A: Jean-Luc Ponty
The French violinist is one of jazz rock’s key innovators and has been crafting diverse albums for over 50 years. Now he’s teamed up with former Yes singer Jon Anderson in AndersonPonty Band.
With a list of credits that includes Frank Zappa, the Mahavishnu Orchestra, Chick Corea, Stéphane Grappelli, Stanley Clarke and Elton John, Jean-Luc Ponty has racked up quite the prog-friendly CV. The virtuoso looks back over his career and forward to the next adventure.