Carolina is currently a member of the bands Kombilesa Asé and Cellocentric.

She is a new directions cellist, Afro Colombian cantaora and composer that has gathered her eclectic experience from collaborating with folk fusion and world music bands, interdisciplinary groups of artists, dance companies, chamber music ensembles and orchestras.

Carolina holds a masters degree in Cello Performance Pedagogy from Ohio Univerity. She  is a Fulbright, Martin Luther King Jr. and the United States of America State Department Fellow, among other distinctions. 

Carolina is the founder and director of the Afro Colombian Strings Scholarships and the Tutti Music Program.

Carolina es miembro de las bandas Kombilesa Asé y Cellocentric.

Chelista de las nuevas direccciones, cantaora y compositora Afrocolombiana que ha reunido su experiencia eclectica de colaboraciones con bandas de folclor, fusion y musicas del mundo, grupos interdisciplinarios de artistas, companias de danza, ensambles de musica de camara y orquestas. 

Carolina es magister en la pedagogia de la interpretacion del violonchelo de la Universidad de Ohio. Ha sido becaria Fulbright, Martin Luther King Jr. y del Departamento de Estado de los Estados Unidos entre otras distinciones.

Carolina es la directora y fundadora de la Beca Cuerdas Afrocolombianas y el Programa Musical Tutti.

 

MORE ABOUT CAROLINA

Leader  

(2017-Current) Kombilesa Asé - Music inspired in the African Diaspora

(2019) La Villa Hispana Orgullo Latinx-Short Music Film 

(2019) Kadara(Destinies United) with Kombilesa Asé -Album 

(2013) Latin American Music Ensemble-Ohio University 

Participant 

(2020- In progress) Reparaciones 

(2017- Current) Cellocentric - Classically Infused Folk and Jazz   

(2020) Cellocentric Artist Residency- Dubuque Arts Council 

(2019) Inferno with Maelstrom Collaborative Arts   

(2019) Free Form with Maelstrom Collaborative Arts  

(2014-2015) La Magdalena-Hispanic Folk Fusion

(2015) El Detalle Que Faltaba

Discography  

(2019) Kadara(Destinies United) released with Kombilesa Asé   

(2013) MLEN Música Latinoamericana y Espirituales Negros- Cello Solo----LAMNE Latin American Music and Negro Spirituals-Solo Cello 

Commissions 

(2019-2020) Music for the short animation Reparaciones 

Awards 

(2011) Fulbright Scholarship-Cultural Studies for Afro Colombian and Indigenous Populations 

(2020) Best Music Videography+ Best Mid Short Made in Ohio for La Villa hispana Orgullo Latinx with Kombilesa Asé