Evelyn Glennie is the first person in history to successfully create and sustain a full-time career as a solo percussionist,

We are delighted to announce that world famous percussionist, Evelyn Glennie will give the closing keynote at this year's Free E2BN conference.

Evelyn Glennie is the first person in history to successfully create and sustain a full-time career as a solo percussionist, performing worldwide with the greatest conductors, orchestras, and artists. She fondly recalls having played the first percussion concerto in the history of The Proms at the Albert Hall in 1992, which paved the way for orchestras around the world to feature percussion concerti. She had the honour of a leading role in the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Read more