Friday, February 3, 2012


Presented for you enjoyment today is a fascinating documentary about the life and work of Delia Derbyshire. Produced by Matthew Sweet for the BBC, it includes plenty of Delia's compositions and insights into her methods provided by former collaborators Brian Hodgson, Dick Mills and Dave Vorhaus. It paints a picture of a brilliant but sometimes troubled woman whose contribution to the development of electronic music cannot be underestimated. You have the choice of downloading this as an mp3 using the above link or alternatively watching the videos below.

1 comment:

Ian Van Groove said...

Yeah! Cheers for locating the download. This is a top doc. & much deserved tribute to a pioneer & a great chance to hear the lady herself speak, with that irresistible accent. THIS CLIP is worth watching too.