Kabelo Motlhomi is a violinist and violin teacher, born in Soweto. He started his music tuition in 1997 at the age of 10 at the Buskaid Music School in Soweto and furthered his studies at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester. Since his return from the UK, he has been freelancing with orchestras in Johannesburg and Durban and teaching music at local schools. Kabelo is a member of the Diamond Quartet and plans to undertake more solo work and establish himself as a jazz violinist.