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LJ Rich
Works at Perfect Pitch Productions Ltd
Attended Christ Church, Oxford
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Me talking about some of my inventions, and playing a live #ljtunes  episode with a brilliantly participatory audience from #TDC15   My periscope show is on at 20:30 UK time every Monday evening - including tonight !
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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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I have successfully ignored this...Damn!

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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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Interesting post and very well put. Thanks for your tweet about it. It made me think... 

For me, how to balance privacy with lifelogging is a very interesting conundrum. It's getting harder and harder to avoid being tagged by other people online, but if you don't have a presence at all, your reputation is in the hands of those others - how does one navigate these waters? 

I use social media as part of my work, and though I am essentially being filmed a lot of the time as part of my day job  - I really don't like being filmed without permission or knowledge. Because of this I am always mindful of the implications both for myself and others when I share online.

I find the ephemeral/experiential/interactive nature of streaming  compelling. Though I don't feel the need to publish my every waking moment, I definitely do enjoy my new Periscoped Monday Night music/chats very much. Perhaps that usecase, i.e. educational/entertainment/interaction is suited very much to what I do at the piano, and other usecases will work for others.

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The past few weeks have seen the meteoric rise of livestreaming apps Periscope and Meerkat. Both apps allow the user to instantly turn their smartphone camera into an instant live broadcast which is then available to view for...
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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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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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Gender
Female
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Tagline
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.
Work
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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