Deaf woman hears live music for the first time

A woman whose emotional reaction to hearing sound for the first time was filmed and posted on the internet has been to see her first live concert.

Watch: the moment deaf woman Joanne Milne hears for the first time

Joanne Milne had been profoundly deaf since birth, until cochlear implants gave her hearing. She took ITV News Tyne Tees cameras with her to the Sage Gateshead, for a special performance of Stabat Mater by a baroque orchestra called The English Concert.

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Deaf woman hears live music for the first time

Joanne Milne had been profoundly deaf since birth until she was given cochlear implants, which helped her to hear for the first time. She took ITV News Tyne Tees cameras with her to her first live music concert.