Delia Derbyshire tapes

University of Manchester:

The secrets of a long-forgotten collection of recordings, correspondence and scores by the influential composer who created the original Doctor Who theme have been revealed to researchers at The University of Manchester.

A team from the School of Arts, Histories and Cultures has begun the long job of cataloguing and preserving fragile audio tapes made by Delia Derbyshire from 1962-1973, when she was based at the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.

Elsewhere: BBC, Telegraph, Times.


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