New CD with Peter Autschbach and Ralf Illenberger 

Virtuose Musiker haben oft den Drang, ihre Fingerfertigkeiten auch auf ihre Tonträger zu bannen, darunter leidet dann in der Regel das Songwriting und der musikalische Fluss des Albums.

Die Akustik-Gitarristen Peter Autschbach und Ralf Illenberger gehören nicht zu dieser Spezies, wie ihr Album One Mind klanglich eindrucksvoll beweist.

Die sanften Hügel des Siegerlandes genauso wie die schroffen Felsen Arizonas vermögen ihren Betrachtern schon einmal den Atem zu rauben. Vielleicht ist es Zufall –vielleicht…

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Cloud Photos available 

Hi there, I posted some of my cloud pictures for sale. Go to:

Ralf Illenberger&Martin Kolbe on U-Tube 

A glance into the past... 1979 I did a TV show in Germany with fellow guitar player Martin Kolbe. We played together for 10 years (77-87) and critics called us "Best German Guitar Duo - here is a link;

The MainStage Outstanding Career Award for Ralf Illenberger 

Just recently Ralf Illenberger won The MainStage Outstanding Career Award from the Artist Advance Project. This award is presented to an established artist who may be less well known but who's talent and career are truly exemplary and whose work has a high degree of artistic and creative excellence. These are artists who have enjoyed a certain success, but whose accomplishments, caliber of talent and product deserve far more attention than they have received. More info and also new songs of Ralf…

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Ralf Illenberger Trio Live in Germany 2008 

In November/December 2008 the Ralf Illenberger Trio with Bodo Schopf on drums and Sandro Gulino on bass will be on a concert tour through Germany. Booking: or 0711 - 35 32 73 (Germany) Nov 7 ...Bietigheim Nov 14 Eltville Nov 22 Pforzheim Nov 28 Westerburg Kirche Nov 29 Stuttgart Laboratorium Dec 6 Reutlingen Hirsch Dec 13 Nagold

Talent on Lopez Island 

In June 2007 I will produce a artist/band( which still has to be determined) on Lopez Island in Washington State - It will be fun to see what talent emerges.... I keep you posted!

Producer for Rock/Pop/Alternative singers 

In 2006 Ralf Illenberger worked as a producer and arranger in his Sedona Thunder Mountain Studio for two new young artists: KIANA is a powerhouse singer from Hawaii and she writes very catchy pop songs. Check it out! SIMON SPIRE is a young talent from New Zealand; his just finished CD “All or Nothing” is a collection of original Rock/Pop songs, very unique.