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In Conversation with Dame Evelyn Glennie OBE (BSL)

Wednesday 09 August 2023 11:00 AM


Join the world’s premier solo percussionist, Dame Evelyn Glennie, in conversation with the Deputy Presiding Officer Liam McArthur MSP, to discuss her career and her thoughts on this year's Edinburgh International Festival’s theme – Where Do We Go From Here?  With over 40 solo recordings, she is a double Grammy award-winner and BAFTA nominee who composes for film, theatre and television.  Awarded an OBE and with over 100 international awards, her charity The Evelyn Glennie Foundation embodies her life-long mission to teach the world to listen and help to create a society where communication and social cohesion are improved by the act of listening.

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