Sterling EQ


Multi Award-winning South African trio 

Virtuosity, fresh beats and boundless energy

Known for changing the face of instrumental music in South Africa and beyond with their extraordinary fusion of virtuosity and fresh beats, Sterling EQ boasts five successful releases, more than 1000 live performances since 2008, and thousands of followers worldwide. They have performed in 15 countries and for live audiences of up to 40,000, and on live broadcasts to millions of global television viewers. Sterling EQ proudly boasts a South African Music Award (2011) and a Ghoema Music Award (2013) as well as various further nominations.  
The trio is lead by celebrated flute virtuoso Carina Bruwer who is also widely known for her marathon swimming feats, with the dynamic Ariella Caira enchanting on the electric cello, and on electric violin, ace performer and composer Luca Hart whose Grappelli-inspired improvisations has audiences in awe. These three Classically trained virtuosos share dozens of awards, degrees and distinctions between them, as well as a passion for the latest beats and pop music trends.


Our first ever live digital show took place on 7 August as the inaugural Mother City Milestones event. It was simply unforgettable! Watch the one minute teaser and buy a ticket for just R75 to watch the full concert!



Sterling EQ “Together” @ Mother City Milestones

Don’t miss Sterling EQ’s first ever digital performance on 7 August, streamed LIVE from Milestone Studios in Cape Town! Click here for more info and to book your tickets


Support artists and crew

We support Waiting in the Wings, an organisation that assists members of the entertainment industry who are unable to afford and basic needs, due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. 20% of ticket sales will go rowards this cause

Lockdown eventing

We are streaming-ready

With gatherings on hold until the pandemic eases, the events industry is forced to move online.  We are 100% ready for this weird and wonderful new reality, backed up by a strong production team and a good appetite for pushing the digital limits


What The Press Is Saying

Simply delightful

Sterling EQ burst on to the scene with their genre-defying musical style and sensational live performance.

The Guardian (UK)

“So good”

So good they’ll have your pulse racing. “

The Star – Tonight


… a new unique place in the world of contemporary instrumental music.

Classic Feel

“New standards”

Set new standards for the instrumental genre

The Times

Contact Us

For booking enquiries, collaborations, or media requests

CONTACT Carina Bruwer
082 486 1320