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Space Age Recordings release retrospective of early electronic music by Peter Zinovieff

Electronic music composer and synth builder Dr Peter Zinovieff is set to release the first complete retrospective of his early electronic music experiments Space Age Recordings.

Electronic music composer and synth builder Dr Peter Zinovieff is set to release the first complete retrospective of his early electronic music experiments.

Zinovieff worked with Delia Derbyshire and Brian Hodgson from the BBC Radiophonic Workshop as Unit Delta Plus, and founded the EMS studio and synthesizer company alongside Tristram Cary and David Cockerell, run out of a shed behind Zinovieff's house in Putney, London.

The Electronic Calendar: The EMS Tapes documents recordings of works made by Zinovieff between 1965–79 (when his studio dissolved and the EMS Synthesizer company went bankrupt). Released by Space Age Recordings on 22 June, The Electronic Calendar features extensive sleevenotes, photos and excerpts from Zinovieff's diary compiled by label founder Pete Kember aka Sonic Boom.