Hristo Hristov

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Violist

He was born in Bulgaria. He joined the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra as an assistant principal viola in 2004. He holds a bachelor’s degree in viola performance from the State Music Academy in Bulgaria. While in his home country, Hristo performed as an assistant principal viola with the State Opera and Philharmonic Orchestra in Varna, as well as with the New Symphony Orchestra in Sofia. From 1994 to 1997, he performed as an assistant principal viola with the Lyric Theatre D’Europe – a theatre that has given more than 250 performances in France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Portugal, and the Netherlands. In 2005, Hristo received a master of music in viola performance from the South-eastern Louisiana University. During his graduate studies, he was involved with the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra and worked with the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and the Jefferson Performing Arts Society Orchestra. From 2004 to 2014, he was a member of the Missouri Symphony Society and performed as an assistant principal viola with the Missouri Symphony Orchestra for Summer Nights Festival Columbia, MO.

He is the founder and coordinator of the Jackson String Quartet which has provided more than 300 services since 2007 in the area of Jackson, MS.

In 2013 Hristo founded an organisation called Mississippi Children’s Music Theatre which involves hundreds of kids in its shows. He has been its executive director since its foundation. He is the founder of the Orpheus String Studio, part of his company Orpheus Music which provides a string classes programme in several public and private schools in the area of Jackson, MS.

Jury

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Orlin Goranov

Popstar and performer of some of the greatest Bulgarian songs.

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Prof. Tony Shekerdzhieva-Novak

Professor of classical singing.

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Kostadinka Nikolova

Soprano voice and a classical singing teacher.

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Yavor Topalov

Violinist

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Tsvetelina Nahabedian

Modern and classical ballet

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Konstantin Topalov

Contest Director