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Old 14.05.2012, 23:57
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BBC Young musician of the year- Dutch/Swiss cellist wins.

Wow- the semi finals and finals were spell binding. But there could only be one winner, and the young Swiss/Dutch cellist living in the UK has won.

Fifteen-year-old cellist Laura van der Heijden has won the BBC's Young Musician prize for 2012.
The teenager played Sir William Walton's Cello Concerto with the Northern Sinfonia at the competition's final at The Sage in Gateshead.
Accepting the 2,000 prize, van der Heijden, from East Sussex, said she felt "amazing" and "so, so lucky".
She beat pianist Yuanfan Yang and Charlotte Barbour-Condini, the final's first ever recorder player.
Born in England to a Dutch father and a Swiss mother, van der Heijden started her musical education with the recorder at the age of four.
The musician wins a trophy designed by Swansea jeweller Mari Thomasand, and a 2,000 prize
She soon progressed to the piano and then the cello at the age of six.
Since late 2008, she has been a student of the British-Russian cellist Leonid Gorokhov. Last year they performed together at the Brighton Festival and in Germany.
Her winning performance on Sunday was something of a risk as the Walton concerto is not a well-known piece.
"It's not played very often, but I think it deserves to be played," she said. "The colours and ideas in it... it's a very imaginative piece."
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