Monday, June 01, 2009

TED: Evelyn Glennie

In this talk, recorded and published by the US-based Technology, Entertainment and Design (TED) conference, Scottish percussionist Evelyn Glennie discusses her life as a percussionist, a vocation she pursues despite significant hearing loss. The talk includes acoustics, perception of music, and the role of music in development. An interactive transcript is available.
Link: http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/evelyn_glennie_shows_how_to_listen.html
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