Street performances, like the one in this video, have the unique ability to whisk you away to another era. This is exactly what happened to many onlookers who recently got to experience Karolina Protsenko’s violin cover of the 80s Gold track by Queen, ‘I Want to Break Free.’
The video clip we recently came across shows Karolina Protsenko, a Ukrainian street violinist, capturing the hearts of passersby with her extraordinary talent. The 14-year-old is passionate about sharing her music with her friends and followers. She is recognized for her captivating violin and piano covers.
Karolina, dressed in a brown dress, stands at the corner of a street full of onlookers waiting for her to perform. In the video clip, the teenager decides to do a violin cover of the song by the legendary 1980s rock band Queen. The melody she selected is the evergreen hit ‘I Want to Break Free.’
As she is about to perform, a sweet couple walks in and leaves some money in her violin case, an act to encourage the teenager. Soon, the 14-year-old smiling teen delicately starts to play the violin, performing the Queen’s hit and transforming the bustling street into a mesmerizing musical haven.
Born to Ukrainian parents, Karolina moved to the US when she was 6. Since her parents are musicians, music influenced her from a very early age. Now, at 14, she has become an internet celebrity with numerous fans who adore her for her mesmerizing violin covers.
Karolina’s street performance is more than just a performance; it’s a heartfelt expression of joy. Every passerby is mesmerized by the beautiful rendition of this Freddy Mercury hit. Some even grab their cell phones to capture this amazing moment.
‘I Want to Break Free’ is Freddy Mercury & Queen’s most successful song, released on April 2, 1984, topping charts worldwide. Karolina’s performance captures the essence of the original Queen’s track while adding her unique touch, creating a symphony that resonates with listeners of all ages.
With graceful dance movements and profound violin skills, she effortlessly draws in the audience, holding them spellbound. Each note she plays seems to tell a story, creating a captivating and inspiring atmosphere. So, share this video clip with your loved ones because it captures the essence of youthful exuberance and music’s power to uplift and inspire.