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Delia Derbyshire (1937–2001)

Delia Derbyshire was born on May 5, 1937 in Coventry, West Midlands, England. She is known for The Legend of Hell House (1973), The Sweeney (1974) and Doctor Who (2005). She died on July 3, 2001 in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. See full bio »

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Known For

(1973)
The Sweeney Soundtrack
Doctor Who Music Department
(2013)
(1967-1969)

Filmography

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 2018 Dream Color (Short) (stock music) (completed)
 2021 Doctor Who: Galaxy 4 (TV Mini Series) (theme realised by - 1 episode)
- The Exploding Planet (2021) ... (theme realised by)
 2020 Delia Derbyshire: The Myths and Legendary Tapes (Documentary) (archive recordings)
 2020 Doctor Who: Fury from the Deep (TV Mini Series) (theme arrangement - 1 episode)
- Episode 6 (2020) ... (theme arrangement)
 2020 Doctor Who: The Faceless Ones (TV Mini Series) (theme arrangement - 1 episode)
- Episode 6 (2020) ... (theme arrangement)
 2013 Doctor Who (TV Series) (music arranger - 1 episode)
- The Day of the Doctor (2013) ... (music arranger: original theme)
  Doctor Who (TV Series) (music arranger - 52 episodes, 1963 - 1979) (music arrangement - 1 episode, 1983) (music designer - 1 episode, 1963)
- The Five Doctors (1983) ... (music arrangement: theme - uncredited)
- City of Death: Part Four (1979) ... (music arranger: title music - uncredited)
- City of Death: Part Three (1979) ... (music arranger: title music - uncredited)
- City of Death: Part Two (1979) ... (music arranger: title music - uncredited)
- City of Death: Part One (1979) ... (music arranger: title music - uncredited)
 1973 The Ascent of Man (TV Mini Series documentary) (composer - 1 episode)
- Music of the Spheres (1973) ... (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1972 Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (composer - 1 episode)
- The Performers-Goya (1972) ... (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1972 Ways of Seeing (TV Mini Series documentary) (creator - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (1972) ... (creator: 'special sound')
 1970 Biography (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- I Measured the Skies (1970) ... (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1969 Hamlet (electronic effects - uncredited)
 1968 Work Is a Four Letter Word (composer: electronic music)
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Personal Details

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Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Delia Derbyshire of Electrophon Ltd.
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Trivia:

Delia Derbyshire is famous for her arrangement of the classic title music to Doctor Who (1963).

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