Glennie Unplugged, JKT meets Evelyn Glennie
St James Concert Hall
Tuesday 17 July 8pm
Dame Evelyn Glennie has transformed the art of percussion, taking it to a new level of musicianship and worldwide recognition. BBC Guernsey’s Jenny Kendall-Tobias hosts an evening of conversation with this phenomenal musician, exploring her remarkable strategies to overcome profound deafness, her deeply held beliefs about how we all listen, and her radical techniques for producing a kaleidoscope of sounds from every object imaginable.
There will also be a chance for audience questions, plus musical demonstrations from the stage.
Tickets for all events go on sale 14 May. Friends of St James can book from May 8th by phone (711361) or at the box office.
During the interval Guernsey’s own Samba Burros invites you to let out your inner musical passion, no matter what your ability. Experience the exhilaration of this most physical and joyous forms of music making.