The Long Distance Piano Player
The Long Distance Piano Player was the first ever programme in the BBC's Play for Today series, broadcast on 15th October 1970 and starring Ray Davies and directed by Philip Saville about a several-day marathon of non-stop piano playing.
Mark Ayres' Initial Catalogue describes one of Delia's tapes as "Long Distance Piano Player?" and it is listed on Briscoe's 1971 list of BBC Radiophonic Workshop productions. but all the music is orchestral, solo piano or jazz and the Radiophonic Workshop is not credited.
- DD166: Ray Davies' Got To Be Free, for inclusion in this
- DD232: Ray Davies Marathon Copy (Long Distance Piano Player? TRW 4069?)
- First broadcast on 15th October 1970.