Sculptress of Sound: The Lost Works of Delia Derbyshire

The broadcaster and Doctor Who fan Matthew Sweet travels to The University of Manchester – home of Delia Derbyshire’s private collection of audio recordings – to learn more about the wider career and working methods of the woman who realised Ron Grainer’s original theme to Doctor Who. 

Further details from http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00rl2ky

Photographs are BBC/public domain from Ray White’s ‘Radiophonic Gallery’ at http://whitefiles.org/rwg/.

Delia Derbyshire (bio) | Delia Derbyshire:  Electronic Music Pioneer 

Hat tip:  Tom Wolf

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5 thoughts on “Sculptress of Sound: The Lost Works of Delia Derbyshire

  1. ralph lichtensteiger says:
  2. Lee Tracy says:

    really terrific! Delia Derbyshire <-she discovered the sound of space. http://reckon.posterous.com/sculptress-of-sound-the-lost-works-of-delia-d

  3. jason merenda says:
  4. Chris Weige says:

    Thanks, Lee!

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