On Tueday 30th June Radio 4 Extra is repeating Blue Veils & Golden Sands – the remarkable story of pioneering BBC Radiophonic Workshop music composer Delia Derbyshire.
First broadcast on Radio 4, 2002. Sophie Thompson plays Delia.
11.15 – 12:00, repeated 21:15 – 22:00, after which it should be available on the BBC iPlayer for a month.
Delia Derbyshire ( 1937 – 2001) was an English musician and composer of electronic music and musique concrète. She is best known for her electronic realisation of Ron Grainer’s theme music for Doctor Who and for her work with the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.