A video came across the net today. It was nine year old Dutch girl, Amira Willighagen singing Puccini's opera aria, 'O Mio Babbino Caro'. It is astonishing. Moreover, Amira reportedly is self taught, using 'You Tube' videos for inspiration. This child's voice brought tears to my eyes.
Here is a link to nine year old Amria singing 'O Mio Babbino Caro... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VBMfgLvRZJs