Flight of the Bumblebee played in record time


A violinist has broken the record for the fastest performance of the Flight of the Bumblebee.

Oliver Lewis managed to play the piece in one minute and 3.356 seconds.

He performed the feat live on the BBC children's programme Blue Peter.

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