This compilation of concertos for mallet instruments features percussion virtuoso Dame Evelyn Glennie who is the first person in musical history to successfully create and sustain a career as a full-time solo percussionist.
She has made over forty solo recordings, three of which have received Grammy Awards. She has received over ninety international awards, including an Order of the British Empire (OBE), Dame Commander (DBE) and the Companion of Honour. She performs here with the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong conducted by Jean Thorel playing works by Alexis Alrich, Sir Karl Jenkins, and Ned Rorem.
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