Solo Acoustic Guitarist | African and Contemporary | Composer and Performer



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Sound of Water Cover by William Kentridge

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Hover over the menu for “Recordings” above to see a full list of recordings and visit each album to stream, download, order and read about all albums. The most recent recording is interpretations of Malian kora music called One Night on Earth.

All of Derek Gripper’s albums are available at New Cape Records’ Band Camp Page: The albums are all available for digital download or full streaming at high quality. Payment and download is quick and easy using Pay Pal which accepts all major credit cards. You can choose from a wide variety of formats (MP3, FLAC etc) to download once payment is made.

Physical CDs

You can also buy physical copies of the album which are packaged in New Cape Records’ retro vinyl CD sleeve – an elegant CD sleeve reminiscent of the years of good quality vinyl. These can be posted anywhere in the world for an extra shipping cost and free in South Africa.

Paying by EFT

If you cannot pay by PayPal or wish to do an EFT please use the following bank details and then email your order direct to along with your proof of payment.



ACCOUNT NUMBER: 62274912255


SWIFT CODE: FIRNZAJJ (for international payments)


Digital Downloads

If you are not familiar with digital downloads do not be afraid! It is REALLY easy.

Click the cover of the Album of your choice

Click BUY

Type in the amount you wish to pay

Pay with PayPal (which accepts credit card payments) –


The album arrives on your computer ready to open in iTunes or whatever. You even get the cover image and sometimes some bonus material like the liner notes from the physical album.


You can also simply listen to the recordings in full online. Visit the Bandcamp page and press play on the album of your choice.


Please email New Cape Records if you need any assistance getting the album you require…