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Will Ackerman is a guitarist and composer of acoustic-based instrumental music. He founded and ran for many years the influential new age record label Windham Hill Records. Born in West Germany, he was adopted by a couple who lived in Palo Alto, California. A self-professed poet and musician who briefly studied guitar with Robbie Basho, Ackerman grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. After attending Stanford University, Ackerman dropped out to become a carpenter. Ackerman had composed some pieces of music for a performance of Romeo and Juliet at Stanford.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- The Bricklayer's Beautiful Daughter - (3:36) - 1,175 plays
- The Impending Death of the Virgin Spirit - (6:16) - 1,018 plays
- Hawk Circle - (5:06) - 677 plays
- Anne's Song - (3:56) - 714 plays
- Processional - (3:41) - 739 plays
- Visiting - (5:47) - 482 plays
- Pictures - (5:09) - 304 plays
- Barbara's Song - (7:25) - 217 plays
- Zuzu's Petals - (4:49) - 252 plays
- The Opening Of Doors - (6:09) - 307 plays