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She was initially banned from skiing because a qualifying race for her benefit was alleged to be corrupt, but the Court of Arbitration for Sport later nullified the ban, citing lack of evidence for her own wrongdoing or any manipulation. After adoption by a British father, she moved to London at the age of 4 where she began playing the violin, having already started the piano in Singapore. At age thirteen, Vanessa-Mae became the youngest soloist to record both the Beethoven and Tchaikovsky violin concertos, according to Guinness World Records. Her first pop-style album, The Violin Player , was released in She was managed by her mother until Vanessa-Mae fired her in Presto" during the opening ceremonies of the Winter Paralympics.