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Seven year old violin virtuoso: Hear her perform

A seven year old musical prodigy has been performing at St Nicholas's Cathedral in Newcastle.

Leia Zhu from Whickham was bought her first violin when she was three and a half. She first played to an audience of 2,000 at the North East Last Night of the Proms when she was four.

Today she was playing a 45 minute recital at the Cathedral including pieces by Veracini, Telemann, Vieuxtemps and Wieniawski.

Click below to hear Leia Zhu rehearsing.