Phillip Angelov was born on November 15, 2011, in Sofia. He has been playing music since he was six years old and has been a student in Prof. Milka Miteva’s piano class ever since.
Starting from 2021, he began to participate in international and national competitions, and in this short time, Phillip has achieved impressive accomplishments: two Grand Prix awards and over ten first-place finishes in some of the most significant European and international competitions. In 2022, Philip held his first solo concert and had the honor of performing in concerts conducted by some of the most famous Bulgarian conductors.
He has also taken part in numerous master classes, including those with Prof. Pascal Nemirovski, Prof. Borislava Taneva, Sergey Redkin, Prof. Natasha Mitrovich, Prof. Xin Wang, Prof. Lilia Boyadzhieva, and others. For two consecutive years, he was the recipient of the large scholarship from the foundation ‘St. St. Cyril and Methodius’ in the name of Lidiya Kuteva, which was founded by Prof. Pavlina Dokovska.
Competition and prizes:
1. 1st International vocal and instrumental competition “Astana Vision Contest” Kazakhstan- Grand Prix Piano, 2nd age category (2021y)
2. International Competition “Davorin Jenko” Serbia 1st place in category Junior B (2021y)
3. The global Online Competition “The Colors of Music” 2 place (11.2021)
4. JSFest Finland – 1st place in category B1 (11.2021)
5. VI International Music Performance Competition «Music Prospect» Moscow 1st place (01.2022) and invitation to perform in closing gala
6. Euregio Piano Award international Piano competition 3rd place category B 02.2022
7. London Classical Music Competition 2nd place in kids artist category 02.2022
8. Piccolo Piano Competition Serbia Category B – 1st place 03.2022.
9. Orbetello Piano Competition – Category B 1st place (04.2022)
10. Solinaria Category A3 1st place (05.2022)
11. International piano competition for youth Gevgelija – Grand Prix 100 points (06.2022)
12. International Competition of youth musicians Zagreb 2022 – Category A 1st place
13. 4th Làszlò Spezzaferri International Music Competition Verona/Italy Category A – 1st place (06.2022)
14. Music and stars awards London – Gold star in piano C category (06.2022)
15. London Competition – 2nd place in kids artist II category (07.2022)
16. National competition for pianists “Mila Mihailova” – 1st place in Category A 1st age group and Award of Shumen State Symphony Orchestra – concert with the orchestra.
17. International Piano Competition Spoleto Italy – 1st place in cat.D (11.2022)
18. International Competition Young Virtuosos – 3rd place in 1st group (06.2023)
19. De Bach au Jazz Concours, Athena, Greece – 1st place in group C (07.2023)has context menu
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