Larah Eksteen is a multi-disciplinary creative and performer that started playing the violin at the age of 3. She graduated with two first instruments, performed abroad and studied in London. Simultaneously she launched her career as composer and produced music for film and television. Subsequently Larah has created platforms for young and upcoming string players, therefore carving  her way through many spheres in the music industry. Firstly she is a multiskilled singer-violinist, pianist and music producer. Secondly, she is an innovator that continues to position string instruments and their counterparts in Comtemporary, Electronic, World and Afropolitan genres. Thirdly and in conclusion, Larah is an all-in one solution for all things music related.


In addition to wearing multiple hats,  Larah creates the ultimate live music performance adept with vocal gymnastics, versatile violin skills and sophisticated music production. As a performer she entertains audiences at corporate events, private functions, birthday parties and wedding music for couples in Cape Town. Therefore, whatever genre you require…Jazz, RnB, Dance, House, Pop, World, Latin and many more… she will interpret and deliver flawlessly.


Larah Eksteen – violin, voice and beats in one package. A superstar violinist from Johannesburg

Angola Nel

Editor, Sondag


Larah has performed as professional violinist in the entertainment industries since her student days. Hailing from a small town, her violin has taken all over  the world, from graduating at the University of Pretoria, to being an orchestra member of The Cape Philharmonic, studying music production in London and performing on seven LIVE episodes to millions of viewers on IdolsSA

All albums available on major digital platforms including Spotify for download and streaming.

A music duo with members Larah Eskteen as wedding violinist and Viwe on double bass


In 2020, Larah returned to the Cape Town Wedding music and events scene. She is no stranger in town and has performed for the opening of the CTICC as opening act for Vanessa Mae, at 3 Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts, for Sir Elton John, Cape Town Fashion week and top management of Naspers. Larah’s story continues in the beautiful Cape, that is home… once again.

Contact Cape Town events and wedding music professional Larah Eksteen today for a quote.

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