July 19, 1965

“I’m not a deaf musician. I’m a musician who happens to be deaf.” Evelyn Glennie 

Evelyn Glennie Scottish percussionist is born.

Dame Evelyn Elizabeth Ann Glennie, CH, DBE is a Scottish virtuoso percussionist. She has been profoundly deaf since the age of 12 taught herself to hear with parts of her body other than her ears.

Evelyn Glennie – Percussionist – Associated Links


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Brigitte Woman Evelyn Glennie
Produktion Bärbel Recktenwald England


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