Discography of New Age, Electronic, and Ambient Music

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Explanation of the Listings and Ratings
Thanks to Rocco Stilo for revising the discographical data (vinyl-only editions are marked in italic)
Constance Demby Novus Magnificat Hearts Of Space, 1986 *****
Steve Roach Dreamtime Return Fortuna, 1988; TImeroom, 2001 *****
Jon Hassell Vernal Equinox Lovely, 1977; id., 1993 *****
Meredith Monk Songs From The Hill/Tablet Wergo, 1979; id., 1989 *****
Klaus Schulze Irrlicht Ohr, 1972; Spalax, 1995 *****
Harold Budd Pavilion Of Dreams Obscure, 1978; Virgin, 1997 *****
Popol Vuh Hosianna Mantra Pilz, 1972; High Tide, 1994 *****
John Fahey Fare Forward Voyagers Takoma, 1971; Sonet, 1972; Shanachie, 1992 *****
Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells Virgin, 1973; MD&G, 1996; EMI, 1998 *****
Penguin Cafe Orchestra Music From The Penguin Cafe Obscure, 1976 *****
Michael Jones After The Rain Narada, 1988 *****
Wim Mertens Maximizing The Audience Crepuscule, 1985; Materiali Sonori, 1992 *****
Kenneth Newby Ecology Of Souls Hearts Of Space, 1994 *****
Jon Hassell Dream Theory In Malaya Editions EG, 1981; id., 1990 *****
Meredith Monk Dolmen Music/Education Of The Grandchild (riedito come: Dolmen Music ECM, 1981; Polygram, 1990 *****
Tangerine Dream Atem Ohr, 1973; Castle Comm., 2000 *****
Cluster Cluster II Brain, 1972; Spalax, 1994 *****
Kitaro Silk Road Kuckuck, 1980; Domo, 1996 *****
David Lanz Nightfall Narada, 1985 *****

Alphabetical Order

Artist Title Label, Year Rating
Harold Budd Pavilion Of Dreams Obscure, 1978; Virgin, 1997 *****
Cluster Cluster II Brain, 1972; Spalax, 1994 *****
Constance Demby Novus Magnificat Hearts Of Space, 1986 *****
John Fahey Fare Forward Voyagers Takoma, 1971; Sonet, 1972; Shanachie, 1992 *****
Jon Hassell Vernal Equinox Lovely, 1977; id., 1993 *****
Jon Hassell Dream Theory In Malaya Editions EG, 1981; id., 1990 *****
Michael Jones After The Rain Narada, 1988 *****
Kitaro Silk Road Kuckuck, 1980; Domo, 1996 *****
David Lanz Nightfall Narada, 1985 *****
Wim Mertens Maximizing The Audience Crepuscule, 1985; Materiali Sonori, 1992 *****
Meredith Monk Songs From The Hill/Tablet Wergo, 1979; id., 1989 *****
Meredith Monk Dolmen Music/Education Of The Grandchild (riedito come: Dolmen Music) ECM, 1981; Polygram, 1990 *****
Kenneth Newby Ecology Of Souls Hearts Of Space, 1994 *****
Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells Virgin, 1973; MD&G, 1996; 
EMI, 1998
*****
Penguin Cafe Orchestra Music From The Penguin Cafe Obscure, 1976 *****
Popol Vuh Hosianna Mantra Pilz, 1972; High Tide, 1994 *****
Steve Roach Dreamtime Return Fortuna, 1988; TImeroom, 2001 *****
Klaus Schulze Irrlicht Ohr, 1972; Spalax, 1995 *****
Tangerine Dream Atem Ohr, 1973; Castle Comm., 2000 *****