Daphne Oram's Oramics Machine

Wonderful video on pioneering Oramics synthesizer

Oramics from Nick Street on Vimeo. 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… Read more

Kenneth Grange, product designer for Bowers & Wilkins

Exclusive interview with iconic product designer Kenneth Grange

Leading product designer Kenneth Grange is currently being celebrated in a retrospective at London’s Design Museum. Watch this exclusive video interview of Kenneth explaining what inspired him to design loud… Read more

Do people need to learn how to listen?

Debate: Do people need to learn how to listen?

Do we need to rediscover the art of listening? Does knowing what to listen for enhance your enjoyment of music or is it enough just to be carried away by… Read more

Bowers & Wilkins P5s at Soundfields

Bowers & Wilkins P5 headphones and Soundfields

Soundfields is a unique electronic musical exploration. Collaborating with musician and composer, Chris Clark, Blast Theory have developed an interactive application that traces your movement. Armed with Bowers & Wilkins… Read more

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Debate: Does pop music need to be well recorded?

Welcome to the first in a new series of debates. Each month we’ll ask two experts to argue a thorny sound-related topic. We hope you enjoy the discussion, and we’d… Read more

800 Series Diamond

Bowers & Wilkins factory video tour: cabinet manufacturing

In the first of a series of video tours around the Bowers & Wilkins UK factory, we take a look at 800 Series Diamond cabinet manufacturing. These exclusive videos provide… Read more

John-Bowers

John Bowers – a recorded tribute

This wonderful recording comes from the late 1980s. Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, it is a tribute to John Bowers by his close friend the BBC presenter Peter King. John… Read more

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Unique TEDx event with Society of Sound’s Tod Machover

  Part of the inspirational Tedx event at Aldeburgh Music, Spheres & Splinters was a unique collaboration between MIT legend and Society of Sound Fellow Tod Machover, cellist Peter Gregson… Read more

800 Series Diamond

Art meets science in 800 Series Diamond

You won’t find many straight lines in nature. For good reason: continuous, curving surfaces create stronger structures with the same amount of material. In all the models in the 800… Read more