Sunday 26th June 3.00pm
St Michael & All Angels’ Church Lower Machen
Cream Tea Concert
Leia Zhu - violin
Louisa Lam - piano
Born in Newcastle upon Tyne (UK) in 2006, Leia began playing the violin at three and a half and at the age of four made her solo debut in the North East Last Night of Proms in Newcastle City Hall and has since performed as a soloist extensively throughout the UK and Europe. Leia has been featured on some of the most prestigious international media including the Strad, the violin channel, violinist.com, BBC News, ITV News, Sky TV as well as Italian TV, Bulgarian National TV, Spanish National TV, Russian Cultural TV and many other media.
Leia has been the top prize winner in many national and international competitions. Amongst others, 1st prize (Gold Nutcracker) in the 16th International Television Contest for Young Musicians ‘The Nutcracker’ in Moscow (2015) and 1st prize in XIII International Russian Rotary Children Music Competition (2015) as well as the Grand Prix “Discovery of the Competition” award in the 11th International Competition “Young Virtuosos” (2015), Bulgaria. Leia recently made her solo debut in London’s Royal Festival Hall with the London Schools Symphony Orchestra as part of IMAGIN Children’s Festival.
Tickets: £10.00 (Early Bird booking £7.50) to include cream tea
Children £5 to include cream tea