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LJ Rich
Works at Perfect Pitch Productions Ltd
Attended Christ Church, Oxford
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I co-wrote a musical! 
Date: Mon 23 March 2015:   Event: My first ever full-length musical ! TICKETS AVAILABLE! I'm super-excited to call myself a London Theatre Impresario! A date, a venue, a show, tickets on sale! Scar...
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Sadly I couldn't add any more gadgets to it, but there you go
Make your own at Androidify.com or get the free app on Google Play
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Putting this here as a personal bookmark (it's a link to buy on itunes) though of course feel free to click and have a listen. It's a link to one of my older albums
15 Jun 2012 - Preview songs from Sleep. by LJ Rich on the iTunes Store. Preview, buy and download Sleep. for £7.99. Songs start at just .
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my website looks a lot better now I've played with it a little. 
LJ Rich - presents on BBC Click, the BBC’s tech show. Fixed her own iPad, International Speaker, music hacker and classical composer
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Something I have been playing with for a while...
I recently gave a talk at TedXTokyo 2014 about a musical device I built with the aim of giving other people the chance to hear the world as musically as I do. To date, around fifty people have trie...
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Intriguing. Doing an Android version?

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A few weeks ago, I gave a talk at TEDxTokyo on synaesthesia - and how it helps me compose music spontaneously - a few minutes in you'll see me using the piano to describe my synaesthetic responses ...
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Seems you are in pretty good company with others that share the condition. Tori Amos and David Hockney!

Then again, Kanye West is also on that list, so you can't have it all.

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What it's really like to live with perfect pitch and synaesthesia http://ljrich.wordpress.com/2014/04/29/living-with-perfect-pitch-what-its-really-like/
I was at a party last week, and a fellow dinner guest asked me what having perfect pitch was actually like. They wanted to know if it was just knowing what an 'A' was - and whether it could be lear...
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Yes, but what is it like to live with LJ Rich? I think we should be told... :)
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Thanks for your lovely comments - Kelsey, this is actually my own arrangement - and wow, thank you all so much for making the effort to write a few words underneath!
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I won a hackathon! Concept for new ways to consume filmed gigs
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Music Glitching Sounds like this! (now with added link)
What is music glitching? how does it feel? Trippy psychedelic sound - shared consensual auditory hallucination with the help of technology
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So, I hosted a concert last month with the National Orchestra of Wales at St David's Hall, Cardiff. It was amazing fun. After the event, I snuck onto the rather lovely grand piano to give my fingers a bit of exercise. Here's my classical version of David Bowie 'Changes', a great song in any genre. Impromptu filming by Martin Daws, Young People's Laureate for Wales on his mobile
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(crosspost from my Soundcloud account) I spent the day outside, it was beautiful and green and sunny. I am not a natural gardener - in fact for the first time I planted something in a pot!  I did e...
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Occupation
TV presenting Music Composing, Technology Coolhunting
Skills
Music composing, speaking on camera, giving talks and workshops for intimidating audiences, TV Presenting/Production, able to choose great restaurants instinctively.
Employment
  • Perfect Pitch Productions Ltd
    Managing Director, 2001 - present
    Music Composer - commissions, mainly classically-based with an electronic twist Workshop and conference presenting - visit www.perfect440.com for more info Music performer - live composing
  • BBC Worldwide
    TV Presenter / Producer, 2008 - present
    Presenting and producing on Click, the BBC's technology show on BBC2, BBC News and BBC World News.
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Composer / Presenter - Music & Technology for BBC and beyond...
Introduction
LJ Rich is an established TV presenter specializing in consumer technology trends, social media, and music.  She has a music degree from Oxford, and her original compositions have been commissioned for everything from art installations to jingles. LJ maintains a strong personal social media presence and is an established on-screen reporter for BBC Click and BBC Tech. Writing, presenting and filing video features from 4 different continents (so far), LJ also reports and occasionally produces the ‘Tech Know’ series for the BBC Tech index, and has a particular affection for stories with a musical or innovative angle. Since joining the BBC Click team 4 years ago, LJ was largely responsible for the growth of @BBCClick’s Twitter account to over 2,000,000 followers. LJ knows way too much about music theory. She also has an encyclopaedic knowledge of science fiction books and will travel great distances for  Japanese food. Visit www.ljrich.com or www.perfect440.com for more info, or say hello on here +LJRich or Twitter - @ljrich
Bragging rights
Concert Pianist and Live Composer - enjoys being around amazing and inspiring people. Can do incredible things on a piano.
Education
  • Christ Church, Oxford
    Music
    Among other subjects, history of music, composition, critical music analysis and acoustics
  • Royal College of Music
    Piano, Voice, Electronic Music
    Junior Department, Scholarship
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Female