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Jan Hammer


Czech composer and polyinstrumentalist, born in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Because of the Russian invasion, in 1968 he went to the USA, where he started his musical career with the legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra. He worked with many different musicians, including Jeff Beck, Al DiMeola, Eric Clapton, Jerry Goodman, Mick Jagger and others. He also led his own Jan Hammer Group from 1976 till 1980. As a player, he is quickly recognizable for his excellent guitar-like solos. Jan Hammer is a famous music composer for many TV shows between the 1970s and 90s.

Albums Jan Hammer

11 played on Radionomy

  • Cocaine Cowboys

  • The Best of Miami Vice

  • Miami Vice: The Complete Collection (disc 1)

  • Miami Vice: The Complete Collection (disc 2)


  • Drive

  • Beyond The Mind's Eye

  • Escape From Television

  • Snapshots

  • The Early Years

  • The First Seven Days