Tag Archives: electronic

Omni: Pinball Wizardry

In this clip from an old episode of Omni (hosted by Peter Ustinov), electronic music pioneer Suzanne Ciani describes working on the music and sounds for the 1980 pinball game, Xenon – one of the first ‘talking’ pinball games.

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Popol Vuh – Improvisation (1971)

“Very nice clip of Popol Vuh in the electronic era. Florian Fricke on the moog modular that would later be owned by Klaus Schulze.”

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hat tip: tom wolf (http://tomwolf.tumblr.com)

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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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