Karolina Protsenko is 11 year old violin prodigy. She plays violin covers on popular songs. Karolina learns pop songs by ear and doesn’t use musical sheet. She played more than 200 covers for the past year.
Karolina Protsenko was born on October 3, 2008 in Ukraine to a musical family. Her parents are Nikalay and Ella Protsenko. The Family moved to the United States in 2015 when Karolina was 6. She started violin lessons the same year. In early 2018 her baby brother, Leo was born. Karolina began busking in late 2017. Santa Monica 3rd Street promenade is Karolina’s preferred place to play. Karolina has three YouTube channels. She’s also on Facebook and Twitter and Instagram. In less than 2 years her fan base has grown into 5 million followers in over 50 countries. Her videos on YouTube and other media sites have been viewed well over 500 million times. Karolina is classically trained and learns popular songs very quickly. On average she takes about 1 hour to learn the song and she does her own arrangements and as she says “I add some notes”.
Karolina has appeared on many TV shows and was featured on the Ellen show. She has garnered praise from the likes of Violinist Lindsey Stirling and AGT judge and comedian Howie Mandel, whose cousin is Violinist Itzhak Perlman. Her dream is to travel the worl and make people happy with her music.
Karolina Protsenko 4th album of covers is called “Sky”.