Dame Evelyn Glennie (b.1965), Playing a Concerto for Percussion

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Portrait of Dame Evelyn Glennie playing during a performance of the 'Concerto of the Mad Queen' by Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic, in which she is surrounded by many percussion instruments which she calls a 'sound castle'.

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Dame Evelyn Glennie (b.1965), Playing a Concerto for Percussion




watercolour on paper

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gift from the artist, 2005

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Brass plaque which reads 'Evelyn Glennie OBE by Chris Tyrrell'


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