HARPIST Alina Bzhezhinska performs on Calton Hill to promote her Fringe show Love.

The Ukrainian musician, who is based in Edinburgh, is using her performances to help raise money for children in her homeland. She has visited the country during the recent political upheaval and said she hopes to raise awareness of the turmoil facing youngsters.

Ms Bzhezhinska studied at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw and the University of Arizona.

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Picture: Gordon Terris