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– date of birth: 22nd of August 1988.
– graduated from “L. Pipkov” National School of Music in 2012
– has taken masterclasses given by D. Geringas, Fr. Helmerson, A . Noras, N . Gutman, Meneses, L. Claret
– has performed in Austria, Brazil, France, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Greece, Serbia, Slovakia, Russia, Bulgary

Prizes: the International Cello Competition Liezen; The International “Jeunesses Musicale” Cello Competition; National and International Competitions in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Serbia and Diplomas and Awards of the Bulgarian Ministry of Culture for his achievements in the musical art

First Round
Piatti Caprice no. 6 op. 25
Haydn Cello Concerto no 1 in C major
Schumann Adagio and Allegro op. 70

Second Round
Schubert Arpeggione Sonata
Crumb Sonata for Solo Cello
Rostropovich Humoresque op. 5

Enescu Sonata no. 2 in C major op. 26
Prokofiev Sonata in C major op. 119

Prokofiev Sinfonia Concertante in E minor op. 125