Latest Evelyn Glennie Stories

2008-09-08 15:00:42

By PHIL MILLER ARTS CORRESPONDENT JAMES MacMillan, the leading Scottish composer, has become the new patron of the Sound festival of music in the north-east of Scotland. The event, between October 21 and November 17 , will feature more than 80 public performances.

2008-09-08 06:00:14

By Marc Horne IT SOUNDS like the most unlikely musical collaboration since David Bowie teamed up with Bing Crosby. But percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie has revealed plans to perform with rap hell-raiser Eminem.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.