A brief glimpse of Daphne Oram's pioneering and unique Oramics synthesizer, designed in 1957 after she left the legendary BBC Radiophonic Workshop to pursue the project.
For a look at the Oramics machine now, in the Science Museum's "Oramics to Electronica" exhibition see this new film. vimeo.com/29318062
This short film features Dr Mick Grierson, Director of The Daphne Oram Collection, acquiring the synthesizer from a collector in 2009.
The machine is now in the hands of The Science Museum in London and is currently being restored. It hasn't been performed with since the 1970s.
Contact me (Nick Street) regarding the documentary film
Dr Mick Grierson - Director of the Daphne Oram Collection
For more information on Daphne Oram and her machine