Violin & Piano

Ravel "Tzigane" | Leia Zhu (13 yrs)

13 years old Leia Zhu performs Ravel Tzigane, recorded live at 1901 Arts Club, London on 27 January 2020

Brahms Contemplation | Leia Zhu (13 yrs)

Recorded live at 1901 Arts Club, London on 27 January 2020 — 13 years old Leia Zhu performs Brahms ‘Contemplation’ Violin: Leia Zhu Piano: Kaoru Wada Page Turner: Leo Zhu

Zoltán Kodály - Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7, 1st and 3rd movement | Leia Zhu (12 yrs) | Amit Peled

Zoltan Kodaly - Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7 ( 1st and 3rd movement) Leia Zhu, Violin / Amit Peled, Cello Recorded live on 26th July 2019

Wieniawski Violin Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor 2nd & 3rd | Leia Zhu (12 yrs)

Leia Zhu plays Wieniawski Violin Concerto No.1 in F sharp minor, Op.14 2nd & 3rd movement 2nd: Preghiera: Larghetto 3rd: Rondo: Allegro giocoso Soloist: Leia Zhu Piano: Sander Sittig Venue: St James Piccadilly, London

Mozart Serenade No 7 in D major, K 250, "Haffner": IV Rondo (arr. Kreisler) | Leia Zhu  (11 yrs) 

Mozart Serenade No 7 in D major, K 250, "Haffner": IV Rondo (arr. F. Kreisler) Violin: Leia Zhu (11) Piano: Evgenia Lakernik Venue: Eilon, Israel Recorded live at Keshet Eilon August 2018.

Mozart Adagio and Rondo | Leia Zhu (11 yrs)

Recorded Live at Conservatorio "G.Verdi" Sala Verdi, Milano - Fondazione La Societa dei Concerti Mozart Adagio in E Major K261 Mozart Rondo in C Major K373 Violin: Leia Zhu Piano: Jennifer Hughs

Beethoven Violin Sonata No.3, Op.12 | Leia Zhu (11 yrs)

July 2018, Recorded Live at Conservatorio "G.Verdi" Sala Verdi, Milano - Fondazione La Societa dei Concerti Beethoven Violin Sonata No.3, Op.12
Violin: Leia Zhu
Piano: Jennifer Hughs

Paganini La Campanella | Leia Zhu (12 yrs)

12 years old violinist Leia Zhu playing Paganini La Campanella, recorded live at Bal Harbour, Miami on 7th February 2018 for Keshet Eilon 28th Anniversary Gala.
Violin: Leia Zhu
Piano: Rustam Rahmedov

H.Wieniawski Souvenir de Moscou, Op.6 | Leia Zhu (11 yrs)

Leia Zhu plays Wieniawski - Souvenir de Moscou, Op.6
Violin: Leia Zhu
Piano: Evgenia Lakernik
Recorded live at Keshet Eilon Summer Mastercourse 2017 concert, Kibbutz Eilon, Israel, July 2017.

Schubert Violin Sonata No.1 in D Major, Op.137, D.384 | Leia Zhu (11 yrs)

Leia Zhu and Itamar Golan plays Franz Schubert Sonatina (for violin and piano) in D major, Op.137, No.1, D.384
I. Allegro molto (0:13)
II. Andante (4:54)
III. Allegro vivace (9:03)
Recorded live at Keshet Eilon Summer Mastercourse 2017 opening gala, Kibbutz Eilon, Israel, July 2017.

Paganini Violin Concerto No.1, Op.6, 1st mov | Leia Zhu (10 yrs)

Recorded live at the Academy of Athens, Greece in April 2017.

Tchaikovsky Scherzo Op.42 No.2 | Leia Zhu (10 yrs)

Tchaikovsky Scherzo Op.42 No.2

with Maxim Lando at the Moscow State Art Gallery of A. Shilov.

In 1997 one of the leading proponents, the Moscow mayor Yuriy Luzhkov, opened the Moscow State Art Gallery of People's Artist of the USSR Alexander Shilov, just several steps away from the Moscow Kremlin. The gallery is devoted solely to exhibitions of Shilov's work.

Tchaikovsky Melodie Op 42 No 3 | Leia Zhu (10 yrs)

Tchaikovsky Melodie Op.42 No.3

with Maxim Lando at the Moscow State Art Gallery of A. Shilov.

In 1997 one of the leading proponents, the Moscow mayor Yuriy Luzhkov, opened the Moscow State Art Gallery of People's Artist of the USSR Alexander Shilov, just several steps away from the Moscow Kremlin. The gallery is devoted solely to exhibitions of Shilov's work.

Wieniawski Polonaise Brillante Op 4 No 1 in D Major | Leia Zhu (10 yrs)

Recorded live November 2016.

Leia (10) played Wieniawski Polonaise Brillante Op 4 No 1 in D Major with Maxim Lando at the Moscow State Art Gallery of A. Shilov.

In 1997 one of the leading proponents, the Moscow mayor Yuriy Luzhkov, opened the Moscow State Art Gallery of People's Artist of the USSR Alexander Shilov, just several steps away from the Moscow Kremlin. The gallery is devoted solely to exhibitions of Shilov's work.

Theme from SCHINDLER'S LIST | Leia Zhu (9 yrs)

Recorded live October 2016.

Leia Zhu (9) - The Violin Girl, performed the theme from "SCHINDLER'S LIST" at the LAST NIGHT of the PROMS!-Daft as a Brush 2016 in front of sold out crowd at the City Hall (Newcastle upon Tyne), raising funds for a new Ambulance in support of the Great North Children's Hospital.


Violin: Leia Zhu

Piano: Hannah Quinn

Tchaikovsky Scherzo Op.42 No.2 | Leia Zhu (9 yrs)

Recorded live July 2016 in Thun, Switzerland

Leia Zhu playing Tchaikovsky Scherzo Op.42 No.2

Violin: Leia Zhu

Piano: Lora Vakova-Tarara


Mozart Concerto No.1 in B flat major, K207 | Leia Zhu (9 yrs)

Recorded live June 2016 in London, UK

Leia Zhu plays Mozart Concerto No.1 in B flat major, K207


Antonio Bazzini - "La Ronde des lutins" (Dance of the Goblins) | Leia Zhu (9 yrs)

Recorded live April 2016 in Surgut, Russia

Leia Zhu (violin) played Bazzini - Dance of the Goblins with the fabulous Katia Mechetina (piano) at the "young green noise", Surgut, Russia.


Kreisler "Tambourin Chinois" | Leia Zhu (9 yrs)

Recorded live December 2015 in Moscow, Russia


"Melodie" by Gluck-Kreisler | Leia Zhu (9 yrs)

Recorded live December 2015 in Moscow, Russia


"Melodie" by Gluck-Kreisler | Leia Zhu (9 yrs)

Recorded live 2015 in Interlaken, Switzerland


Jules Massenet - Méditation (Thaïs) | Leia Zhu (8 yrs)

Recorded live October 2015 in Newcatle upon Tyne, UK

8 years old Leia Zhu playing Méditation (Thaïs) by Jules Massenet


Gopak (Hopak) by M.Mussorgsky | Leia Zhu (8 yrs)

Recorded live September 2015 in Moscow, Russia

Semifinals of the XIII. International Russian Rotary Music Competition, September 26, 2015, Moscow. Leia Zhu, 8 years, Newcastle upon Tyne, England.



Gopak (Hopak) by M.Mussorgsky | Leia Zhu (8)

Recorded live April 2015 in London, UK

8 years old Leia Zhu plays Gopak (Hopak) by Mussorgsky Piano: Jen Hughs



Wieniawski violin concerto No.2 2nd and 3rd mov | Leia Zhu (8 yrs)

Recorded live March 2015 in Sophia, Bulgaria

8 years old Leia Zhu plays Wieniawski violin concerto No.2 2nd and 3rd movement. Piano: Vadim Gladkov  


Brahms Hungarian Dance | Leia Zhu (8 yrs)

8 years old violinist Leia Zhu plays Brahms Hungarian Dance No.5 Music: Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No.5
Violin: Leia Zhu 
Piano: Jen Hughes (recording)
Date: 26th Jan 2015

Sarasate Introduction and Tarantella | Leia Zhu (7 yrs)

Recorded live Aug 2014 in Interlaken, Switzerland


7 years old Leia Zhu plays Sarasate Introduction and Tarantella,


Kreisler - Preludium and Allegro | Leia Zhu (7 yrs)

Recorded live April 2014 in Royal College of Music London, UK

Leia Zhu (7) plays Kreisler Preludium and Allegro in Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall in Royal College of Music (RCM) accompanied by Luis Pares. New Virtuosi 5th Anniversary Gala Concert

Henri Eccles - Sonata in G Minor | Leia Zhu (7 yrs)

Recorded live April 2014 in London, UK

St. Mary the Virgin and All Saints Church, Potters Bar 7th April 2014 Leia Zhu plays Henri Eccles - Sonata in G Minor Piano: Luis Pare

Beriot Concerto No.9 & Paganini Sonata in A Major | Leia Zhu (7 yrs)

Recorded live December 2013in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

The Parish Church of St John the Baptist Christmas Concert 7 years old Leia Zhu plays on her 1/4 sized violin, Beriot concerto No.9 1st mvm and Paganini Sonata in A Major 

C.Dancla Air Varie Op. 89 No.5 (Leia Zhu 6 yrs)

Recorded live April 2013 in London, UK

Six years old Leia Zhu performed C.Dancla's Air Variation No.5  

Beriot Concerto No.9 & Paganini Sonata in A Major | Leia Zhu (7 yrs)

Recorded live December 2013in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

The Parish Church of St John the Baptist Christmas Concert 7 years old Leia Zhu plays on her 1/4 sized violin, Beriot concerto No.9 1st mvm and Paganini Sonata in A Major 

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