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Windham Hill Records Complete Artist Roster

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List of Windham Hill Records artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Windham Hill Records roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Windham Hill Records bands and artists are all listed here with information such as what genre the bands fall under and what albums they're known for. If you're looking for any of these Windham Hill Records band's full discographies then click on their name and you can find them here on Ranker. The artists and bands on this list might be pop, rap, rock, electronic or any other genre, but what they all have in common is that they were signed by Windham Hill Records.

List artists range from Jon Anderson to Janis Ian.

This page can help answer questions like, "Who are the best Windham Hill Records bands?" and "Which artists are signed by Windham Hill Records?"

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  • 1
    New Age music, Folk music

    AlbumsRepublic of Strings, At Home and on the Range: The Duo Live, Live at Montreux, Woodshop, Chiaroscuro

    Darol Anger is an American violinist and founding member of The David Grisman Quintet....  more
  • 2
    World music, Jazz

    AlbumsIndigo Blue

    David Thompson Cullen (born March 19, 1959) is an American guitarist, composer, and arranger of various styles of guitar music, including classical, jazz, and world music. Currently he is Artist in...  more
  • 3

    Dots Will Echo

    Dots Will Echo is an indie rock group from Ridgewood, New Jersey. The band consists of vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Nick Berry, and drummer Kurt Biroc....  more
  • 4
    Douglas Spotted Eagle (born Douglas Wallentine) is a musician and producer, primarily known for audio engineering and production, for which he has won a Grammy Award, as well as for playing the...  more
  • 5
    Rock music, Experimental rock

    AlbumsInvisible Means, Live, Love, Larf & Loaf

    French Frith Kaiser Thompson was an experimental rock quartet comprising John French, Fred Frith, Henry Kaiser and Richard Thompson. The band was formed in 1987 to create an album, Live, Love, Larf &...  more
  • 6
    New Age music, Instrumental

    AlbumsBallads and Blues, Night Divides the Day: The Music of the Doors, Forest, Summer, December

    George Winston (born 1949) is an American pianist who was born in Michigan and grew up mainly in Montana (Miles City and Billings), as well as Mississippi and Florida. He is best known for his solo...  more
  • 7
    New Orleans blues, Jazz

    AlbumsBlues After Sunset, Orleans Inspiration, The Game Has Just Begun, Homeland, For All Seasons

    Henry Butler (September 21, 1948 – July 2, 2018) was an American jazz and blues pianist. He learned piano, drums, and saxophone in school. He received a college degree and graduate degree and taught...  more
  • 8
    Rockabilly, Folk music

    AlbumsIn Search of Amelia Earhart, Later That Same Year, Second Spring, Matthews' Southern Comfort, Valley Hi

    Iain Matthews (born Ian Matthews MacDonald, 16 June 1946) is an English musician and singer-songwriter. He was an original member of the British folk rock band Fairport Convention from 1967 to 1969...  more
  • 9
    New Wave, Pop music

    AlbumsChild: Music for the Christmas Season, When I Was a Boy, A Day in the Life, Teenager, Hush

    Jane Siberry ( SIB-ər-ee; née Stewart; born October 12, 1955) is a Canadian singer-songwriter, known for such hits as "Mimi on the Beach", "I Muse Aloud", "One More Colour" and "Calling All Angels"....  more
  • 10
    Adult contemporary music, Folk music

    AlbumsMiracle Row, Unreleased 1: Mary's Eyes, Hunger, Unreleased 3: Society's Child, Society's Child: The Verve Recordings

    Janis Ian (born Janis Eddy Fink; April 7, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter who was most commercially successful in the 1960s and 1970s; her most widely recognized song, "At Seventeen", was...  more
  • 11
    Adult contemporary music, New Age music

    AlbumsValentine, Simple Things, Picture This, Home, Destiny

    Jim Brickman (born November 20, 1961) is an American songwriter and pianist of pop music, as well as a radio show host. Brickman has earned six Gold and Platinum albums. He is known for his solo...  more
  • 12
    Rock music, Latin American music

    AlbumsPositootly!, A Change Of Heart, Cauldron

    John Rule Beasley (born October 10, 1960) is an American jazz pianist who has recorded and performed with Miles Davis, Steely Dan, Chaka Khan, James Brown, Spice Girls, Dianne Reeves, Sérgio Mendes,...  more
  • 13
    New Age music, Folk music

    AlbumsWrapped in White: Visions of Christmas Past, Eire: Isle of the Saints, Departures, Wayfarer - Ancient Paths to Sacred Places

    John Doan is one of the best-known harp guitarists in the world. In addition, he is a performer, Emmy-nominated composer, historian, instrument collector, and university professor....  more
  • 14
    Folk music

    AlbumsLand of the Bottom Line, After Yesterday, Between Five and Seven, Old Futures Gone, Out of the Valley

    John Gorka (born July 27, 1958) is a contemporary American folk musician. In 1991, Rolling Stone magazine called him "the preeminent male singer-songwriter of what has been dubbed the New Folk...  more
  • 15
    Skiffle, New Age

    AlbumsFragile, Close to the Edge, Relayer, Going for the One, Olias of Sunhillow

    John Roy Anderson (born 25 October 1944), known professionally as Jon Anderson, is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the lead singer of the progressive rock band Yes, which he...  more
  • 16
    Kenji Ito (伊藤 賢治, Itō Kenji, born July 5, 1968), also known by the nickname Itoken (イトケン), is a Japanese video game composer and musician. He is best known for his work on the Mana and SaGa series,...  more
  • 17
    Adult contemporary music, Country

    AlbumsLearning to Breathe, Heart Like a Hurricane, Down the Road, Why Can't You, Losing Your Love

    Larry Stewart (born March 2, 1959, in Paducah, Kentucky) is an American country music singer, best known for his role as lead singer of the country pop band Restless Heart. In 1993, Stewart left the...  more
  • 18
    New Age music, Jazz

    AlbumsMy Foolish Heart, Unaccountable Effect, Liz Story, Solid Colors, The Gift

    Liz Story (born October 28, 1956) is an American pianist. Story was born in San Diego, California and played classical music as a child. She studied at Juilliard School and was a student at Hunter...  more
  • 19
    Electronic music, Jazz

    AlbumsTwisted, The Conspirator, Songs My Children Taught Me, Home for the Holidays, Mark Isham

    Mark Ware Isham (born September 7, 1951) is an American musician. A trumpeter and synthesist, he works in a variety of genres, including jazz and electronic. He is also a film composer, having worked...  more
  • 20
    Smooth jazz

    AlbumsBlue Pacific, Time Together, Love Songs, Tiger In The Rain, Passionfruit

    Michael Franks (born September 18, 1944) is an American jazz singer and songwriter, considered a leader of the quiet storm movement. He has recorded with a variety of well-known artists, such as...  more
  • 21

    Michael Hedges

    Fingerstyle guitar, New Age music

    AlbumsTorched, Oracle, Breakfast in the Field, Taproot, The Road To Return

    Michael Alden Hedges (December 31, 1953 – December 2, 1997) was an American composer, acoustic guitarist and singer-songwriter....  more
  • 22
    World music, Jazz

    AlbumsFront Page, Soliloquy, Unusual Weather, Thonk, The Book of Flame

    Michael Manring (born June 27, 1960) is an American bass guitarist from the San Francisco Bay Area....  more
  • 23
    Classical music, Progressive bluegrass

    AlbumsUncommon Ritual, Short Trip Home, At Home and on the Range: The Duo Live, An Adventure: 1999-2009, Chiaroscuro

    Mike Marshall (born Michael James Marshall, July 17, 1957 in New Castle, Pennsylvania) is a bluegrass mandolinist who has collaborated with David Grisman and Darol Anger. He grew up in Lakeland,...  more
  • 24
    New Age music, Jazz

    AlbumsA Windham Hill Retrospective, Let Them Say, Sign Language

    Montreux was the name of an American fusion band, specializing in the blend of jazz and bluegrass, with jam elements. The band was active from approximately 1982 until 1990 and recorded on Windham...  more
  • 25


    Folk music of Ireland, Classical music

    AlbumsSomething of Time, At the End of the Evening, A Different Shore, The Parting Tide, Shadow of Time

    Nightnoise was a music ensemble active from 1984 to 1997. Their original blend of Irish traditional music, Celtic music, jazz, and classical chamber music inspired a generation of Irish musicians....  more