# Hayley Westenra began performing when she was just 6 years old and made her first recording in a professional studio at 12. It was during the performance of a primary school Christmas play that New Zealanders Jill and Gerald Westenra first witnessed their daughter Hayley's extraordinary talent. "Whispers In A Dream" is a Christian hymn, written in 2011, by Christchurch Anglican soprano and songwriter, Hayley Westenra. Hayley Westenra is a classical, folk, and Celtic singer. At about the age of four, Westenra was cast as the lead in a local grade school Christmas play; afterward, the teacher took Westenra's parents aside and informed them that their daughter had perfect pitch. Browse more videos. 1 on the UK classical charts in 2003 and has sold more than two million copies worldwide. I love all the numbers but my favourite is 'May it be' which is beautifully sung to views of New Zealand mountains and fjords as well as Hayley. Singer Hayley Westenra is a native of Christchurch, New Zealand, although her family background is Irish; Westenra's father is a gemologist and her mother a photographer. ... Jannie did not manage to get my request played on the March 8 show. More information is available on the CYO website – www.corkyouthorchestra.ie – but please note that tickets cannot be bought from this site. 2004 Today Show Live Music by Hayley Westenra Who Painted the Moon Black. Hayley will be ending the year with four shows – two each side of the Atlantic! ... NOT in the order of the show. She is extraordinarily gifted and this live performance is a wonderful show from start to finish. At age 6, she starred as the lead role in her school's Christmas show called "The Littlest Star." Hayley Dee Westenra (born 10 April 1987) is a New Zealand singer, Classical crossover artist,songwriter and UNICEF Ambassador. Amazing Grace - Hayley Westenra - Wisconsin 2004 (5 of 8) She is the daughter of New Zealanders Jill and Gerald Westenra. Description. Hayley in Concert Discuss all of Hayley's concerts, including previews and reviews from the media and fans. * 22/05/03 Hayley Westenra the teenager who found success through busking will play a dream show at London s esteemed Royal Albert Hall - before even releasing a record in the UK. Hayley Westenra is a multi-million selling soprano from New Zealand. Paradiso Homecoming Tour is a concert tour by New Zealand classical crossover singer Hayley Westenra.. To promote the 5th international studio album and spread love messages from Paradiso, New Zealands biggest selling artist of all time, Westenra embarked the Paradiso Homecoming Tour, a tour of UK, New Zealand, the east of Asia.. During the New Zealand homecoming tour, Westenra would … She will be performing with the Cork Youth Orchestra at Cork City Hall, Ireland, on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th December. 3:45. Get to know about Hayley Westenra Biography with her height age, net worth, boyfriend, husband, married, wiki, dating, family, songs, albums, wedding, divorce, interview, hot and much more. Chart-topping Kiwi classical singer Hayley Westenra has raised questions with an Instagram post suggesting she may have become engaged. [D E A Bm G B Em F#m] Chords for Hayley Westenra - I Am A Thousand Winds with capo transposer, play along with guitar, piano, ukulele & mandolin. Russell Watson - The Voice - Live. Her first internationally released album, Pure, reached No. Directed by Declan Lowney. She was still only 16 when she released her debut international CD, Pure. Sophie Westenra, the sister of Hayley Westenra who became the first person to play at the Classical BRITS without having had a British release. 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