He is a double
bass player born in Bulgaria who learned to the piano when he was
When he was
ten years old he decided to turn his attention to the double bass and after
entering the music school at Stara Zagora he began making performances as a
soloist and appearing on Bulgarian radio recordings.
He went on to
win the Kjostendil national music competition and
graduated in 1992. He went on
to take his further education at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna.
His time in Vienna has seen him perform with many
orchestras and ensembles that include the Austrian State Theater, Camerata Salzburg, Ensemble
Aktuell, Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, Neue
Oper Wien, Salzburg
Chamber Soloists and the Vienna Jeunesse
Orchestra among several others.
In 2004 he
became a member of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra and also performs with the
Salzburg Classical Quintet.
career he has toured throughout the world as a chamber musician and soloist.
has appeared on include Buenos Aires
–Vienna which is works by Argentinean composers
performed in Argentina and Austria.
performed with the Eroica Trio and the Vienna
Symphony Orchestra for Beethoven’s “Triple Concerto” and appeared
in an open air gig with the Costa Rican violinist Phoebe Violet in 2013.