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I'm sure one reason I became an actor is my basic unwillingness to live one life.


Scott Glenn


#basic #became #i #life #live

Holidays are about experiences and people, and tuning into what you feel like doing at that moment. Enjoy not having to look at a watch.


Evelyn Glennie


#doing #enjoy #experiences #feel #having

I hope the seeds I have sown will be taken up by those who will follow me because the journey I have begun cannot be undertaken in isolation.


Evelyn Glennie


#begun #cannot #follow #hope #i

I love out-of-the-way, rugged places. For me, holidays are about the experiences, and the people, and the memories, rather than sitting on a nice beach getting tanned. I try to plant myself where I am and embrace what is there in front of me.


Evelyn Glennie


#am #beach #embrace #experiences #front

Society cannot continue to disable themselves through their need to categorize people or make assumptions as to another individual's abilities.


Evelyn Glennie


#assumptions #cannot #categorize #continue #individual

The thing about playing percussion is that you can create all these emotions that can be sometimes beautiful, sometimes really ugly, or sometimes sweet, sometimes as big as King Kong and so on. And so there can be a real riot out there, or it can be so refined.


Evelyn Glennie


#beautiful #big #create #emotions #king

Apart from Scottish traditional music, I wasn't really influenced by any kind of music. I just basically followed my own instincts.


Evelyn Glennie


#apart #basically #followed #i #influenced

Before my teen years, I was losing my hearing pretty quickly, and I was getting very, very angry. I was beginning to become an angry person because of that.


Evelyn Glennie


#angry person #because #become #before #beginning

I suppose I don't hear things, but I listen, if you know what I mean. And there is a big difference between hearing and listening. So it's like a conversation, you know. When you speak to someone, it's one on one, and that's exactly how I play.


Evelyn Glennie


#big #big difference #conversation #difference #exactly

My favorite instrument is the snare drum. In Scotland, the snare drum is very prominent in Highland bands. The Scottish style of playing is in my blood. It's a very powerful instrument, but it can also be soothing, like velvet. It's a real challenge for composers.


Evelyn Glennie


#bands #blood #challenge #composers #drum






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