Musician, musicologist, composer, author

Francis Kuipers “Superguitar”, Anglo/Dutch composer, singer/songwriter and musicologist born in 1941, resident in Italy. He has collaborated with Beat Generation poet Gregory Corso and film directors Godfrey Reggio and Abel Ferrara, amongst others. Creator of a unique sound archive, he has conducted numerous series of radio broadcasts. For some years he directed the Music & Sound Department of Fabrica, the Benetton multi-media research centre.

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Kings of Lies False Memories
Francis Kuipers Blindfold Blues 2014
Napoli Napoli Napoli - directed by Abel Ferrara, music by Francis Kuipers
Francis Kuipers Anthology 2009
Mary (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) by Francis Kuipers
Isola Anonima 1999
Naqoyqatsi Godfrey Reggio 2003
Gregory Corso with the music of Francis Kuipers 1988
Disaster Blues book cover

Disaster Blues

It’s now available online the new novel by Francis Kuipers, Disaster Blues. Set in Italy during the late 1970’s and early 80’s, it conjures up the unique charm and heart of the folk/pop music scene at that time.

 

Sound: the last environmental issue

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Musician, musicologist, composer, author

Francis Kuipers “Superguitar”, Anglo/Dutch composer, singer/songwriter and musicologist born in 1941, resident in Italy. He has collaborated with Beat Generation poet Gregory Corso and film directors Godfrey Reggio and Abel Ferrara, amongst others. Creator of a unique sound archive, he has conducted numerous series of radio broadcasts. For some years he directed the Music & Sound Department of Fabrica, the Benetton multi-media research centre.

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  • Kings of Lies False Memories
  • Francis Kuipers Blindfold Blues 2014
  • Mary (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) by Francis Kuipers
  • Naqoyqatsi Godfrey Reggio 2003
  • Gregory Corso with the music of Francis Kuipers 1988

Disaster Blues

It’s now available online the new novel by Francis Kuipers, Disaster Blues. Set in Italy during the late 1970’s and early 80’s, it conjures up the unique charm and heart of the folk/pop music scene at that time.

 

Sound: the last environmental issue

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