Touch the Sound: A Sound Journey with Evelyn Glennie

Gracefully guided by Grammy Award-winning and nearly-deaf percussionist Evelyn Glennie, this groundbreaking film opens the door to a world where sight, sound and touch magically converge to elevate our everyday sensory experiences. Acclaimed German documentarian Thomas Riedelsheimer, passionately weaves awe-inspiring performances and street noises with artful silences and visual collages to gently, but powerfully entrance and engage us in Glennie's artistry. From an improvisation with chopsticks and cans in a Japanese restaurant, to a stunning recording session with avant-garde musician Fred Frith at a dilapidated warehouse in Germany, Riedelsheimer's camera captures this globe-trotting phenomenon in all her splendor. "A mystical exploration of the sensory world as experienced by a renowned musician" - Mercury News, San Jose

Year: 2004
Genre: Documentaries, Music Capsule, General Docos, Disabilities
Country: UK, Germany
Director: Thomas Riedelsheimer
Starring: Evelyn Glennie
Duration: 98 Minutes
Rating: PG
Location in store: Music Capsule



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