Ms. Stoycheva, Maria-Desislava
Country of residence Bulgaria

Biography
Born on 02.07.1997, Plovdiv (Bulgaria)
Studies piano with Ludmil Angelov in New Bulgarian University

Competitions
- 1st Prize at the International Classical Music Competition for Young Performers, (Pernik) Bulgaria
- 2nd Prize at the International Piano Competition “Schumann-Brahms” ,(Plovdiv) Bulgaria
- 3rd Prize at the International Competition “Nikolai Rubinstein”, (Paris) France
- 2nd Prize at the National Academy Competition “J. S. Bach”, (Plovdiv) Bulgaria
- 1st Prize at the National Piano Competition “Mila Mihaylova”, (Varna) Bulgaria

Events
- She participated in masterclasses and seminars under the direction of Jean-Bernard Pommier, Ivan Drenikov, Boyan Vodenitcharov, Liuben Dimitrov, Milena Mollova
- She performed in numerous recitals, chamber music concerts and as a soloist with the National Philarmonic of Ukraine, State-Opera Plovdiv, Symphony Orchestra-Shumen

Repertoire
First round
J. S. Bach - Prelude and fugue in G minor, The Well Tempered Clavier, 2nd book
A. Scriabin - Etude op. 8 no. 10
W. A. Mozart – Sonata KV 282 in E-flat major

Second round
W. A. Mozart – Fantasy KV 475 in C minor
F. Chopin – Polonaise – Fantasy in A-flat major, op.611
F. Chopin – Nocturne in D-flat major, op. 27 no. 2
F. Chopin – Ballade in F major, op. 38 no. 2
Cl. Debussy – Prelude no. 5, 2nd book (“Bruyeres”)
P. Vladigerov – Toccata from “Episodes” op. 36 no. 6