Dame Evelyn Glennie

Dame Evelyn Glennie

Dame Evelyn Glennie, 2015 winner of the Polar Music Prize, has a mission to teach the world to listen. Deaf since the age of 12, she has widened our understanding of what music is and shown that listening has only partly to do with our ears. As a world-leading percussionist and composer, she has released more than 30 solo albums and has played with the world’s foremost orchestras, conductors and artists. At the opening of the 2012 Olympic Games in London she played a key role.

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