Atanas Krastev

  • date of birth: August 22, 1988
  • studied at the National Academy of Music in Sofia with Prof. Anatoli Krastev and the Escuela Superior de Música Reina Sofía in Madrid with Prof. Natalia Shakhovskaya;
  • participated in masterclasses given by David Geringas, Frans Helmerson, Arto Noras, Natalia Gutman, Antônio Meneses, Lluis Claret, Young-Chang Cho, Thomas Carroll, Robert Cohen, Maria Kliegel, Reinhard Latzko, Thomas Demenga;
  • performed as a soloist in Austria, Brazil, France, Spain, Italy, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Greece, Serbia, Slovakia, Russia, Bulgaria.

Prizes: laureate of the Liezen International Cello Competition, International Competition Jeunesses Musicale in Belgrade