BBC Radiophonic Workshop 50th Anniversary


Originally a BBC internal library record in 1968 before a belated official release three years later, this reissued and remastered album contains some of the greatest adventures in electronic music ever.


Delia Derbyshire using reel-to-reel tape machines.

2nd album originally released 1975. Some of the equipment used in making this record:
Studer A80 8-Channel Master Recorder
Studer B62 1/4″ Stereo Tape Machines
EMS Synthi 100 ‘Delaware’
ARP Odyssey
EMS VCS3
Countryman Phaser
Glen Sound Mixing Console
AKG 451 Condenser Microphones
EMT Stereo Echo Plate


Malcolm Clarke with the “Delaware”


John Baker and Paddy Kingsland

If you haven’t seen the documentary “Alchemists Of Sound” about the BBC Radiophonic Workshop, then you can watch it right here:






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