Primary school pupils are tuning up for their debut, alongside some of the best musicians in the country.
All 350 children at Windmill School in Leeds are taking part in the concert tomorrow at the city's Town Hall - and it's only 4 months since they started to learn how to play their instruments as Emily Kerr reports.
This video shows Alexandra Keeley from Ilkley playing a complex Mozart piece in D minor. The 9-year-old has won a place at the world famous Yehudi Menuhin School in Surrey.
It is one of the best music schools in the world with fewer than than 70 pupils. Alexandra is taught by her mum who was a professional violinist but the whole family is going to uproot to near the school to help Alexandra fulfil her dream.
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Every one of the 350 children at Windmill School will be getting their own musical instrument and being taught how to play them by some of the best musicians in the country.
The singer Jaki Graham has spoken to Calendar about the release of her new album which was recorded in Leeds. She is performing a series of jazz covers and says it is a chance for her fans to hear a new side to her music that is different from the 80s hits that first made her famous.
The singer Jaki Graham has recorded her new album at a studio in Leeds. She had a string of singles and albums in the 1980s and 1990s and is perhaps most famous for her songs 'Could it be I'm falling in love?' as well as 'Set me free'.
Jaki's new album, 'For sentimental reasons', was recorded at the Savile and Chrome studios in Leeds and takes her music in a new direction. It features a series of jazz covers performed with her own unique sound. She hopes it goes down well with existing fans and helps her win a new audience too.
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