|Date of Birth||19 January 1983,|
|Place of Birth||New York, New York, USA|
Vanessa-Mae has received much acclaim and praise for her personal flavor and talents, but on the other hand has been the subject of controversy as well. Some critics contain suggested that Vanessa-Mae’s technical and musical abilities are in fact unspectacular and that she is merely a typical product of a music industry trying to use sex appeal to sell commercialised classical music. Still others come to feel she is doing a disservice to classical music. She retorts that these critics are way too traditional and Ă©litist and considering that they are unable to appreciate her fusion of classical and pop music nor perform music themselves, they resort to vindictive cynicism, like a music critic of the International German DW-TV who called her a “fiddling Lolita”. Some media draw comparisons between Vanessa-Mae and the Finnish classical and pop musician Linda Brava because of the use of daring outfits in combination with striking physical qualities on action. For example, the British daily newspaper The Sun rated Linda earlier mentioned Vanessa in 1997, although, Brava has stated that she does not uncover herself similar to Mae, still considerably less to be her competitor.
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