Secrets of Percussion with Dame Evelyn Glennie

Sunday 15 November 

1-2pm UK Time

Advanced Vibrato (Higher Positions & Double Stops) for Upper Strings

Monday 5 and 12 October

7-8pm BST

A two-part series focusing on developing vibrato for advanced violinists & violists. A follow on to the July vibrato session, but equally as accessible to new participants, these sessions will allow you to extend your vibrato skills in the higher positions and with double stops and to explore the different colours and textures which can be achieved for different characters. This is recommended for advanced players


School age musicians are invited to join internationally acclaimed percussionist, Dame Evelyn Glennie for this exciting, inspiring session: Secrets of Percussion. Evelyn will be sharing some of her tips and tricks for practising and progressing, showing us some of the many amazing instruments you can play and answering your questions. 


Dame Evelyn Glennie is the world’s premier solo percussionist, performing worldwide with the greatest orchestras, conductors and artists. Her solo recordings exceed 40 CDs and are as diverse as her career on-stage.  Evelyn is currently forming The Evelyn Glennie Collection with a vision to open a centre that embodies her mission to Teach the World to Listen.

  • Tutor: Dame Evelyn Glennie


  • Participants: School age percussionists, and young musicians interested in hearing from Evelyn are welcome


  • Platform: Zoom


  • Admin Fee: £7.50 (financial support is available - please indicate on the sign up form) 


  • Closing Date to Apply: FRIDAY 13 NOVEMBER 


  • Information will be sent on: SATURDAY 14 NOVEMBER 

The Benedetti Foundation is a Scottish company limited by guarantee with charitable status. Company number: 636675. Charity number: SC049688

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