Program #1893

Guitarist and King Crimson founder Robert Fripp has enjoyed a fascinating and diverse solo career, drawing on influences of minimalism as well as the stylings of such New Age players as Michael Hedges. On this edition of New Sounds, we hear the legendary English guitarist unleashing his solo electronic soundscapes in the Winter Garden atrium of the World Financial Center. This was originally heard as part of a New Sounds Live broadcast in November 1998.

PROGRAM # 1893, from New Sounds Live at the World Financial Center Winter Garden

(First aired on 2/27/01)





Robert Fripp

Soundscapes, 3-day residency, November 28 - 30, 2000

Soundcheck, 11/28 [4:00]

Lunchtime concert, 11/29, part 1 [10:00]

Evening concert, 11/28, parts 2-4 [22:00]

Evening concert, 11/30, part 1 [13:00]

These particular performances are not commercially available; however, Robert Fripp's Soundscapes have been recorded on numerous CDs, on the Discipline Global Mobile label*. They are available online at or at

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