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Blues: Guitar Blues Rock: Instrumental Rock Moods: Type: Improvisational

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ITALY

Francis Kuipers

Born in 1941, Anglo/Dutch, Francis “Superguitar” Kuipers is based in Italy or Holland. A highly original acoustic blues/rock guitarist and songwriter, he usually performs solo or in duo at festivals and other venues. For a number of years he was guitarist for Beat Generation poet Gregory Corso. The composer of scores for award-winning films, Francis Kuipers has collaborated with directors Godfrey Reggio and Abel Ferrara and composer Philip Glass, amongst others. He has created numerous radio series on music and sound and its impact on the environment. From 1995 - 98 he directed the Music and Sound Department of Fabrica, the school of Multimedia Communications founded by Benetton near Venice.

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