Results 1 – 12 of 12 Robert Fripp: From King Crimson to Guitar Craft by Eric Tamm and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. ROBERT FRIPP FROM CRIMSON KING TO CRAFTY MASTER by Eric TammCopyright by Eric Alexander Tamm TABLE OF CONTENTS Acknowledgmen. Robert Fripp: From King Crimson to Guitar Craft Note: Link: HTML and zipped Word files with commentary at Stable link here.
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He goes chronologically through the albums Fripp s ribert involved in, from King Crimson to the League of Gentlemen to ventures with Brian Eno to solo efforts, treating some briefly and others in depth.
Stephen rated it cripp was ok Oct 12, Add to Your books. Jason rated it it was amazing Apr 11, That makes it even better. He s, you know, an intellectual. Robert Fripp has been an influential presence in contemporary music since he founded King Crimson in For fans, an essential purchase, but it may well contain plenty of interest for the more casual reader as well.
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Jacques Adrian Powers rated it it was amazing Feb 12, You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data. The workshop certainly made a big impact on Eric Tamm, and this is the best part of the book, because his feelings about Fripp and his music come to the fore, and the academic musicology is set to one side for a while.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page. Leading rock luminaries – like Eno and Bowie – call on him reic spray burning guitar over their songs, yet he d just as soon write articles about the history of stereo mixing for Musician magazine. Ted Hill rated it really liked it Jan 13, Otherwise they d be writers or public speakers, wouldn t they? Jun 30, Tim rated tajm really liked it Shelves: Lists with This Book.
In this book, he does three things — no, make that four: He describes his time at a Guitar Craft workshop led by Fripp. Open Preview See a Problem? No trivia or quizzes yet. The League of Gentlemen band The Roches album.
There are some fine moments, but I couldn’t get into the writing style twmm the author. The book reflects this, suffering mainly from a tendency to idolise Fripp.
Robert Fripp: From King Crimson to Guitar Craft
Become a LibraryThing Author. Most rock stars aren t worth writing about. He takes us through the twists and turns of Fripp s thinking, particularly after he disbanded King Crimson for the first time in and spent ten months attending the Fifth Course at the Sherborne Centre of the International Society for Continuous Education, founded by J.
Far too many Beatles reference, far far too many Bible references and quotes and Tamm has a nasty penchant for inserting himself into the text completely warranted, of course, in the chapter where he talks about his time in the Guitar Craft program.
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The workshop certainly made a big impact on Eric Tamm, and this is the best part of the book, because his feelings about Fripp and his music come to the fore, and the academic musicology is set to one side for a while. Matt rated it it was amazing Feb 01, Krijn Pansters rated it liked it Aug 02, He s also a rock musician, and was a student at one rogert Fripp s Guitar Craft workshops.
Eoin rated it it was ok Oct 21, I was very excited to hear about this book, but I found it very difficult to read. Oscar Fuentes rated it really liked it Nov 26, There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Ty rated it really liked it Jul 03, Seriousdpchris rated it really liked it Jul 15, No library descriptions found.
Whether playing horribly fast series of plucked notes on the electric guitar or turning it’s output into long, stretched out tones using his tape-manipulating Frippertronics system, there’s a lot of worthwhile music there. Richard rated it really liked it Oct 28, Review originally written for Aotearapa. Renowned among fellow musicians for his electric and acoustic guitar technique, Fripp is also a producer, teacher, composer and frip.
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