Armed with her striking red cello, Carol Thorns has built up a following throughout SA and abroad. Having designed and launched brands such as Muse SQ and Sterling EQ, Carol is well known in the industry as a pioneer in the electric string genre.
She has been awarded a 4 star rating at the Edinburgh Fringe (the largest arts festival in the world). Carol’s debut solo cello album ‘Fireflies In The Rain’ was nominated for Best Instrumental Album in the 2010 South African Music Awards.
Carol is in the process of recording her second album which further pushes the boundaries of electric cello with original works using effects and Loop Station.
Thorns has immense talent The Star
Mesmerising! The Citizen
- Solo Electric Cello: A stylish and elegant performance that has featured at SA’s top events
- With Visualist. The addition of film and visual effects brings the music to life and creates a mesmerizing performance. This collaboration is at the cutting-edge of multi-media performance trends world-wide.
- Duo with Louise Carver: SA’s top singer/song-writer Louise Carver joins forces with electric cellist Carol Thorns for an entertainment offering of impeccable quality and style
- With DJ Brigitte