Evelyn is the new Chancellor of Robert Gordon University

Internationally renowned solo percussionist and double GRAMMY award winner, Dame Evelyn Glennie CH, has been installed as Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) new Chancellor in an official ceremony. Dame Evelyn Glennie CH, who was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Music from RGU in 2016, has taken on the mantle of the new titular head of RGU. As Chancellor, Dame Evelyn will … Read More

Ox and Lamb Music Club

Evelyn has recently composed a beautiful new piece for solo 5-octave marimba for the 2021 Ox and Lamb Music Club entitled ‘Going Home’. Going Home is dedicated to my dear friend, Lauren Vogel Weiss.The piece has a Scottish traditional ‘Slow Air’ feel, and can be interpreted as lyrically and expressively as possible, with ebbs & flows within the phrases, rather … Read More

Soundtrack for Academy Award winning Sound of Metal out now

The original motion picture soundtrack for the critically acclaimed and Academy Award-winning film Sound of Metal is available on all digital service providers via Nonesuch Records today. Winner of two Academy Awards—for Sound and Editing—Sound of Metal’s soundtrack, which features a score by Abraham Marder and Nicolas Becker, highlights the film’s extraordinary sonic design and includes music written specifically for the project as well … Read More


PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS AND THEIR HISTORY By James Blades With additional chapters by Evelyn Glennie and Neil Percy Forewords by Benjamin Britten and Evelyn Glennie An enlarged edition of Blades’ definitive guide to the percussion instruments from around the world and their uses. James Blades was a legend among instrumentalists of the twentieth century. Through his performance and exploration of the … Read More

New Chancellor of Robert Gordon University

I am thrilled to announce my appointment as the new Chancellor of Robert Gordon University taking over from Sir Ian Wood in the summer. I am really looking forward to acting as an ambassador, helping to raise RGU’s profile regionally, nationally and internationally.

New Series of The Evelyn Glennie Podcast

Series 3 of The Evelyn Glennie Podcast is out now with new episodes being released on Wednesdays. In this series so far, Evelyn has chatted to Bridgerton actress, Adjoa Andoh and saxophonist, Jess Gillam. You can listen to the podcast here and watch clips on Evelyn’s YouTube channel There are plenty more exciting guests to come in the next few … Read More

Concertos for Mallet Instruments CD release

Announcing the release of my new CD Concertos for Mallet Instruments – ALRICH, A. / JENKINS, K. / ROREM, N. (Glennie, City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, Thorel) “This compilation of concertos for mallet instruments features triple GRAMMY Award-winning percussion virtuoso Dame Evelyn Glennie and City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong. Alexis Alrich’s Marimba Concerto, a rich amalgam of bold rhythms … Read More

Christian Lindberg’s Liverpool Lullabies CD

Available in our shop now – Featuring Liverpool Lullabies (2015 – 16) for trombone, percussion and orchestra – Evelyn Glennie, percussion, Christian Lindberg, trombone Antwerp Symphony Orchestra

Online Group Consultations

Evelyn now offers Online Group Consultations of either 1 hour or 1.5 hour duration to groups of up to 30 musicians of all performance levels and ages and all instruments. Consultations can take place via Skype, Zoom or a video conferencing programme of your choice. Evelyn can offer interactive warm-up sessions, an in-depth critique of individual or group performances and … Read More

Evelyn Glennie logo Organic Cotton T-Shirts

Now in our shop – these beautiful Ladies and Unisex Organic Cotton T-shirts. Stylish monochrome design with the Evelyn Glennie logo. Both styles are available in black or white and in a range of sizes.