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Delia Derbyshire,neglected but not forgotten

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rick Riccled Nov 1, 2016. 2 Replies

I thought I'd mention the very influential British composer Delia Derbyshire who was a stalwart of the now defunct BBC Radiophonic Workshop,her most famous piece is the original arrangement of the…Continue

 

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Rick Riccled replied to roger stancill's discussion Playing with different instruments
"Hi Roger. I think organ sounds would work well with this piece,two different voices would certainly show the counterpoint pretty clearly. Rick."
Nov 19, 2016
Rick Riccled replied to Rick Riccled's discussion Delia Derbyshire,neglected but not forgotten
"Hi,thats interesting it would be fascinating to find out whats on that album,yes the doctor who theme has been terribly degraded in recent decades,even the Peter Howell arrangement in 1979,although musically good,loses all the eerie sinister…"
Nov 1, 2016
Michael Lofting replied to Rick Riccled's discussion Delia Derbyshire,neglected but not forgotten
"I have an LP somewhere in the vault of the workshop. Must try and find it. I was around to see the first showing of Doctor Who and still remember that great opening."
Nov 1, 2016
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Oct 30, 2016
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Delia Derbyshire,neglected but not forgotten

I thought I'd mention the very influential British composer Delia Derbyshire who was a stalwart of the now defunct BBC Radiophonic Workshop,her most famous piece is the original arrangement of the original Doctor Who theme,which in my opinion has never been surpassed, the melodies were written by Ron Grainer,but it's Delia's stunning arrangement which is so amazing, it still sounds so futuristic more than 50 years later.It's important to remember that Delia never once used synthesisers,all her…See More
Oct 30, 2016
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What have you composed for? Or what medium do you work around?
Multimedia, Orchestra, Small Ensemble, Songs, Other
What is your favorite genre or style of music?
Classical but also do electronic
Is music your main income source?
No - Not at all.
Where do you live?
United Kingdom
About Me (Must include biographical information about you as a composer):
I'm an amateur composer and arranger and use computers to help me express my ideas,i use a variety of apps and write anything from orchestral music to electronic and ambient stuff and also songs of various types.

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