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Watch Nandi Bushell cover one of the most challenging jazz songs in “Caravan”

Nandi Bushell might be hard at work on her upcoming album, but that hasn’t stopped the 12-year-old virtuoso from still blessing us with a cover.

The young prodigy dropped a drum cover which she declared is “the most difficult cover [she] has ever made” covering Duke Ellington, Irving Mills and Juan Tizol’s “Caravan”.

“Caravan” is quite the challenging drum cover and it took her three months to learn and an entire week to film. “First I needed to learn new techniques, then memorise all the sheet music,” she said.

The song made its resurgence in the 2014 film Whiplash which featured Miles Teller and J.K Simmons. Watch Bushell absolutely nail this drum cover at only 12 years old.

In other Nandi Bushell news, she has been featured in a new children’s book alongside music legends such as Dolly Parton and Björk. It’s the latest edition of the Rebel Girl Series, which was launched to highlight real-life tales of female success and resilience.

And as an added bonus, watch Bushell delve into her inner Lisa Simpson in her latest video of her playing the saxophone.