Evelyn GlenniePercussionist. Born 19 July 1965
Evelyn Glennie Biography (Wikipedia)
Dame Evelyn Elizabeth Ann Glennie, CH, DBE (born 19 July 1965) is a Scottish virtuoso percussionist. She has been profoundly deaf since the age of 12 and has taught herself to hear with parts of her body other than her ears.
Glennie was selected as one of the two laureates for the Polar Music Prize of 2015.
- Evelyn Glennie: My percussion top tipshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0289vxd.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0289vxd.jpg2016-06-22T16:31:00.000Z'Keep the curiosity there and let your imagination flow.'https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03z4x9v
Evelyn Glennie: My percussion top tips
Evelyn Glennie Tracks
Caliban's Dream (feat. Dockhead Choir, Evelyn Glennie, Only Men Aloud, Elizabeth Roberts & Alex Trimble)
Past BBC Events
BBC SSO 2018-19 Season: Thea Musgrave at 90
BBC Music Presents The Biggest Weekend
Proms 2017: BBC Proms in the Park Northern Ireland
Proms 2015: Proms Chamber Music 4: Dame Evelyn Glennie
Proms 2007: Prom 63
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