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List Rules Studio albums only by this acclaimed jazz pianist

List of the best Keith Jarrett albums, including pictures of the album covers, ranked from best to worst by jazz fans worldwide. The top Keith Jarrett albums can be found at the top of the list. Mr. Jarrett is both one of the most acclaimed and prolific living jazz artists, and his solo piano and ensemble records, heavily on the ECM label, are quite a body of work.

If you think the greatest Keith Jarrett album isn't high enough on the list, then vote so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Keith Jarrett album, vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you want to know the best Keith Jarrett album of all time, this list will answer your question. The ranking includes collaborations with other bandleaders, as well as Keith Jarrett solo piano albums like Facing You, and records of combos led by him, such as those by the Keith Jarrett Trio, aka the Standards Trio. Among the CDs on the list are My SongExpectations, and Sleeper

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36 7
My Song is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1978

2
39 15
Facing You is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1972

3
28 7
The Survivors' Suite is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

4
24 7
Belonging is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1974

5
25 9
The Melody at Night, With You is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

6
20 6
Jasmine is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
2010

7
15 2
Standards is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

8
15 3
Arbour Zena is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

9
17 6
Personal Mountains is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

10
9 1
Expectations is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

11
10 3
Sleeper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
2012

12
9 3
Staircase is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1976

13
10 4
Treasure Island is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

14
7 2
Dark Intervals is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

15
7 2
Somewhere Before is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

16
6 1
Bop-Be is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1977

17
8 4
Ruta and Daitya is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

18
7 3
Last Dance is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
Last Dance 2014

19
5 2
Death and the Flower is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

20
5 2
Life Between the Exit Signs is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

21
6 4
Mysteries is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1976

22
4 2
Birth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1971

23
4 2
The Mourning of a Star is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

24
3 1
Invocations - the Moth and the... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

25
3 1
Hymns / Spheres is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

26
5 4
Yesterdays is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
2009

27
4 3
Byablue is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1977

28
2 1
Ritual is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1977

29
2 1
Shades is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1976

30
2 1
The Celestial Hawk is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

31
3 3
Spirits is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1985

32
3 3
No End is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
2013

33
1 1
Book of Ways is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

34
1 1
Backhand is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time
1974

35
2 3
Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, K... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

36
1 2
Bridge of Light is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

37
0 2
Luminessence is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

38
0 2
Jazz E Dintorni (with Paul Ble... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time

39
3 7
Restoration Ruin is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Keith Jarrett Albums of All Time