About Your Tutor

Eva Petersen is a lecturer, singer and visual artist. In 2002, Eva founded Liverpool band The Little Flames as lead singer, and was signed to Deltasonic /Sony BMG. Eva lectures on the BA (Hons) Fine Art and History of Art undergraduate degrees at Liverpool School of Art and Design, Liverpool John Moores University.

The British Female Pioneers of Experimental Sound

Discovering Daphne Oram and Delia Derbyshire

The tutorial is split into four sections:
An introduction to Eva Petersen and her musical journey which led her to discover two of the most influential women in experimental sound who changed her work forever, Daphne Oram and Delia Derbyshire.
The second part of the tutorial introduces students to Daphne Oram, her Oramics machine and the BBC Radiophonic Workshop.
The third section introduces students to Daphne Oram's colleague at the BBC Radiophonic Workshop, Delia Derbyshire.
The fourth section provides students with links to essential archives, documentaries, websites, a discography and bibliography so students can read further and listen to the work of the British female pioneers of experimental sound.

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