Suggested Instrumental Music-1

[INCLUDES AMBIENT, NEW AGE, ELECTRONICA, TECHNO, SPACE, NEO-CLASSICAL & MEDITATION MUSIC]

MUSICIANS ON THIS PAGE: HAROLD BUDD * BRIAN ENO * ROBIN GUTHRIE * GEORGE HARRISON * NOMO * YASMIN WILLIAMS * JOHN HASSELL * TOM VERLAINE * LEO KOTTKE * JOHN FAHEY

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Playlist of the entire album of Harold Budd & Brian Eno’s “The Pearl”:

Playlist of entire Budd & Eno album Ambient 2: The Plateaux of Mirror:

Playlist of entire album of Brian Eno’s Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks:

A track from the album above:

From the Brian Eno album Thursday Afternoon. Time-lapse footage of clouds and video painting by Jonathan Jolly:

Playlist of entire album of Budd’s The Room:

Playlist of entire Budd album The White Arcades:

Budd with Robin Guthrie (of Cocteau Twins):

Playlist of entire album Avalon Sutra by Harold Budd:

FROM GEORGE HARRISON’S SOUNDTRACK “WONDERWALL MUSIC”:

This one features Eric Clapton (whose solo starts after 1:00):

Don’t know who’s playing on this, but he/she is amazing:


Instrumental music with an Afrobeat influence:

NOMO live at the Ann Arbor Summer Festival (Top of the Park) at Ingalls Mall, Ann Arbor, MI on June 12th, 2009:



New Age music? Jazz? Electronica? World music?  Jon Hassell & Brian Eno produced this album:

Hassell on his own:


Better known as a punkish rocker with the group Television, Verlaine also released some fine solo rock albums as well as mellower instrumental albums such as these CDs below.

“Depot (1951)” from the album “Warm and Cool”:

This video is an entire album:

2 Americana guitar instrumental albums:

2 albums by American fingerstyle guitarist and composer John Fahey: