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Times Remembered, by Barry Bermange and the BBC Radiophonic Workshop

Whilst browsing some back issues of the Radio Times recently, I found a listing for an early collaboration between the playwright Barry Bermange and the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. 366 more words

Finding Delian Inspiration at the John Rylands Library

Below you can read a guest blog by two artists, Manuella Blackburn (composer) and Tracey Zengeni (visual artist), who are using the Delia Derbyshire Archive as a source of inspiration for their own creative work.  494 more words


Live News: Delia@80, 6th May 2017

I’ll be performing a 1-hour set of largely improvised electronica on Saturday 6th May at the Coventry Music Museum.

The set takes place against the backdrop of the Museum’s Delia Derbyshire Day celebrations. 33 more words


80th Birthday Celebrations for Delia Derbyshire

Janette Martin writes:

Special Collections holds several literary and artistic collections which document the avant-garde culture of the post-war era.  One of the most fascinating concerns the life and work of… 445 more words


Delia's first composer credit in the Radio Times

Last year I bought a back issue of the Radio Times on eBay containing what I believe to be Delia’s first composer credit for BBC television. 264 more words

Delia on Tomorrow's World in 1965

#OTD 1965: Delia Derbyshire gave Tomorrow's World a sample of the techniques used in the BBC's Radiophonic Workshop pic.twitter.com/z86mztuEsc

— BBC Archive (@BBCArchive) December 9, 2016…

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The Delian Mode and Henry Moore

Just reading the Doctor Who magazine special The Music of Doctor Who. Fascinating stuff – it’s beautifully presented and meticulously researched. I’m not sure if it’s still in print, but there are often copies available on eBay and elsewhere (the… 446 more words