A video of a mother singing while her young daughter is playing a violin is causing goosebumps globally. It is only upon closer inspection that you realize that this talented 12-year old is no ordinary girl; she is a rising star with fans worldwide.
Karolina Protsenko was born in Ukraine in 2008 but lives in Santa Monica, California. She is considered as a violin phenomenon and YouTube phenomenon with over 5.4 million subscribers to her channel.
Her exceptional violin skills allowed her to cover modern pop songs with ease, which resonated well with listeners globally. Her fast journey to fame didn’t go unnoticed by Hollywood either, and at 10, she was invited to perform live at a famous talk show.
Ellen Degeneres invited Karolina to perform Post Malone’s hit ‘Sunflower.’ Karolina Protsenko wowed the audience not only with her musical talent but also with her confidence. This short video of her performance went on to generate over 3 million views.
This young star puts a lot of work into her music. She started playing at the age of six and told Ellen that she practices between two to three hours every day. This dedication to perfect a cover song is clearly visible in the video with her mother.
In this video, Karolina Protsenko and her mother, Ella, perform the immortal song ‘My heart will go on’ made famous by the world-famous diva, Celine Dion. Ella’s voice and Karolina’s violin harmoniously complement each other, and the setting adds to the goosebump experience.
Singing and performing pitch-perfectly on a hillside around sunset, the duo managed to capture the hearts of millions around the world. Thousands of people around the world went on to praise this performance and congratulated the pair. This is certainly not the last we will see of this prodigy.