"City Adventures" (1994), a concerto for percussionist Evelyn Glennie
Did You Know?
Being asked to write music for
came out of the blue and as a complete surprise. I had previously written only two scores for television, but it was the second of these that attracted director Douglas Camfield
. It was a ghost story, the music of which was scored for a small and unusual group of instruments...
Burgon was chosen to work on the Dr Who serials "Terror of the Zygons" and "The Seeds of Doom" because the director of those stories, Douglas Camfield, didn't want to work with the series' regular composer, Dudley Simpson.