biography

                                   

Education

1984 - 1996  High School Diploma High School of Music “Lyubomir Pipkov”, Sofia
1996 - 1998  Studies at the Sofia Music Conservatory “Pancho Vladigerov”
1998 - 2001  Bachelor of Music Degree Cologne Music Conservatory, Prof. C. Kanngiesser
2001 - 2003  Bachelor of Music in Education Cologne Conservatory
2003 - 2005  Studies for Early Music Cologne Music Conservatory,  Prof.R. Zipperling and  
                     Prof. R. Gwilt
2005 - 2008  Bachelor Degree, Baroque Cello, Berlin University of the Arts (UdK)
                     Classes with Phoebe Carrai and Markus Möllenbeck

Performance Experiance

Chamber Music

1988 - 1998  Piano Trio “Alexander”
1999 - 2003  String Quartet “Malingou”
2003 - 2006  Piano Trio “Musaí”
2004 - 2006  Trio “Vox Anima” (Baroque Instruments)
2006 - 2008  Trio „Rejouissance“ (Baroque Instruments)
2007 - 2009  Trio “Janelas Verdes“ (Baroque Instruments)
Since  2008   Zurich Baroque Orchestra “musica inaudita” (Principal Cello)
                    Cordevento (Amsterdam), Les Passions de l'Ame (Bern),
Since  2012   Trio Bar One (Berlin) - baroque violin, baroque cello, harpsichord

Orchestra

1991 - 1996  Chamber and Symphony Orchestra High School of Music “L. Pipkov”, Sofia
1992 - 1995  “New Youth Philharmonic”, Sofia
2001 - 2002  Cologne Philharmonic and Opera Orchestra
Since  2004   Ensembles for Historical Performance Practice, such as:
                    Concerto con Anima, Capella Augustina, Das Neue Orchester
Since  2005   German Chamber Academy Neuss 




Theater Music

1993 - 1994  Sofia Youth Theater
1996 - 1998  Sofia National Theater “I.Vazov”,Theatre International de la Langue Francaise, Paris
2004 - 2005  Cologne Opera

Awards

1995  Award for Musical Presence
           National Competition “Young Talents”, Sofia
1995  1st Award with Piano Trio “Alexander”
           National Competition “Young Talents”, Sofia
2007  1st Award with Trio “Janelas Verdes”
           International Competition for Baroque Chamber Music in Genoa, Italy
2007  2nd Award with Trio “Janelas Verdes”
           “Gebrüder-Graun-Preis” International Competition for Chamber Music,
           Bad Liebenwerda, Germany
2006 - 2008  Stipendiary of Yehudi Menuhin Foundation „Live Music Now“ Berlin