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Touch the Sound: A Sound Journey with Evelyn Glennie

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Documentary
Release Date:January 1, 2004
Running time:99 minutes
Cast:Fred Frith, Evelyn Glennie
Director:Thomas Riedelsheimer
Writer:Thomas Riedelsheimer
Distributor:Celluloid Dreams

Description: A portrait of Evelyn Glennie, a solo orchestral percussionist who has achieved global acclaim as a virtuoso, despite her deafness. Through the rhythms of Glennie sound is touched--the beat of the universe is felt. Thomas Riedelsheimer takes viewers on an expedition with Scottish percussionist Glennie into the center of the sound world--a journey involving each of our senses. See, feel, and embrace the sound. Evelyn's postcards from her journey across the world feed into the creation of music from the interior of one of the most unique perspectives of sound and image on the planet. Life is rhythm.

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