The pianist Vesselin Stanev, originally from Varna, Bulgaria, learned his craft from some of the very best musicians in the world.
He studied at the Music Academy in Sofia, with Dmitri Bashkirov at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow, with Alexis Weissenberg, and at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique in Paris. Further inspiration came from Peter Feuchtwanger in London.
He regularly performs in major concert halls in Europe, such as the Wigmore Hall in London, the Philharmonie Berlin, the Gewandhaus Leipzig or the Salle Gaveau in Paris. He also travels to the Nordic countries, to Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, Russia and Japan.
He devotes particular attention to chamber music, for example with the violinist Ekaterina Frolova, the flautist Eva Oertle or the cellist Zoltán Despond. He has made numerous CD recordings for RCA, Sony Classical and the Bulgarian label Gega New.
Ludwig van Beethoven 7 Bagatelles op. 33, 32 Variations in C minor WoO 80, Rondo a capriccio in G major op. 129 "The rage over the lost penny"
Franz Schubert Sonata in B flat major D 960
Presented by Archambeau Productions