Kristel Birkholtz | The Planner

Kristel Birkholtz


Professional electric and acoustic violin performance for corporate events, weddings and private functions. From wow-factor shows items to background music, Kristel is a seasoned performer and supplies a varied repertoire for any occasion.



Make sure that the soundtrack to your special day is elegant and romantic by including the melodic and sweet sound of the violin. Kristel can assist you with all aspects of your ceremony music needs; set the mood with romantic classical music and love songs while people are waiting for the service to start; hear a goose-bump violin rendition of the traditional Wedding March, or any entry and exit music of your choosing; finally, during the post-ceremony cocktails, light jazz and contemporary songs provide a relaxed atmosphere while photographs are being taken.

Corporate Entertainment

Are you looking for a speciality act to give your event that special edge which will keep people talking about it long afterwards? Whether you want to create a dramatic high-energy moment to enliven your audience, add a touch of sophistication to elevate the mood of the event, or you want to create a unique and spectacular focal point that will leave your guests spellbound, Kristel has the solution for you, with adaptable violin performances to suit almost any corporate event. Duos and trios are also available upon request; incorporating a diverse range of sounds such as saxophone, guitar, cello and even beatboxing!

Special Events

Why not add a classy touch to your birthday or anniversary event with a background violin performance? With a wide-ranging violin repertoire that can fit into any themed event, Kristel is a lovely addition to a private event. Musical duos and trios are also available on request, pairing the sound of the violin with guitar, piano, saxophone or cello!

Are you hosting a concert or fund-raiser and require an entertainer? Contact Kristel for some ideas.

Songwriting & Studio

Need some session strings for a song or commercial? Looking for some fresh new songs written specially for your needs? As an experienced singer-songwriter and violinist, Kristel has recorded, arranged, written and performed as a session artist for a variety of artists and occasions. She also enjoys writing and performing music with her original music project Cherry Pill, which can be found at