Lindsey Stirling is an American violinist, dancer, performance artist, singer and composer. She rose to prominence following a breakout appearance on Season 5 of America's Got Talent. Stirling presents choreographed violin performances, both live and in music videos found on her YouTube channel, Lindsey Stirling, which she introduced in 2007. Stirling performs a variety of music styles, from classical to pop and rock to electronic dance music. Aside from original work, her discography contains covers of popular songs by other musicians and various soundtracks.