John Douglas Lord (9 June 1941 – 16 July 2012) was an English composer, pianist, and Hammond organ player known for his pioneering work in fusing rock with classical or baroque forms, especially with Deep Purple, as well as Whitesnake, Paice Ashton Lord, The Artwoods, and The Flower Pot Men. In 1968, Lord co-founded Deep Purple, a hard rock band of which he was regarded as the leader until 1970. Together with the other members, he collaborated on most of his band's most popular songs.
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Deep Purple At California Jam. People: Jon Lord. Final Preparations Are Made For The Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. Jon Lord, Whitesnake Keyboard Player. Jon Lord In Rehearsal. Deep Purple Perform At Brixton Academy In 1993. People: Ian Gillan, Jon Lord. Deep Purple Portraits In Copenhagen. People: Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Ian Paice, Jon Lord, Ritchie Blackmore. Jon Lord Playing Keyboards With Deep Purple At Nippon Budokan.
This 90 minute documentary style presentation features Jon Lord in his most personal and revealing interview since the early days of Deep Purple. Filmed and produced in Australia in early 2003, this presentation details the reasons behind Jon's departure from the band, current work and his future plans. The DVD highlights Jon's multifaceted approach to music with numerous personal interviews, live performances with Deep Purple, blues band The Hoochie Coochie Men, The Queensland Orchestra and Australian band GEORGE under the guidance of conductor Paul Mann
Lord is best known as a co-founder of the heavy rock band Deep Purple, in which he was a member from 1968 to 1976, and again, following the reformation of Deep Purple, from 1984 to 2002. He was also a member of Whitesnake from 1978 to 1983. His trademark keyboard sound on the Hammond organ played loud & sometimes distorted, fusing rock with classical or baroque, helped define heavy metal. Born: 9th June 1941, in Leicester, England. Died: 16th July 2012, in London, England.
Concerto For Group And Orchestra. Jon Lord: To Notice Such Things, Evening Song, et al. Jon Lord, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Clark Rundell, Cormac Henry. John Lord: Durham Concerto. Jon Lord, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, John Lord, Matthew Barley.
|Who's Been Talkin' ~ 24/7 Blues||11:06|
|ABC Radio Interview||17:40|
|When A Blind Man Cries||6:58|
|Back At The Chicken Shack||7:22|
|TMM161||Jon Lord||With Pictures (DVD-V)||Thames/Thompson||TMM161||2003|
|7243 5 99187 9 2||Jon Lord||With Pictures (DVD-V)||Thames/Thompson, EMI||7243 5 99187 9 2||Australia||2003|
|0207134ERE||Jon Lord||With Pictures (DVD-V, PAL)||Ear Music||0207134ERE||Germany||2011|