KALINA MALEVA, PIANO
Kalina Maleva has shared her love of music over eleven years as a piano
teacher and a performer. She began her piano lessons at age of 5. Over the next few
years ( as a student at School of Music in Rousse, Bulgaria) she made a rapid progress,
winning numerous prizes in Piano Competitons, held both in Bulgaria and abroad.
She completed her Master’s Degree from Academy of Music and Dance Arts
with excellence. Kalina attended various master classes in Sofia, Weimar and New
York City, where she worked with Jenny Zacharieva, Rudolf Kehrer and Steven
Mayer from Manhattan School of Music.
Upon her arrival in the United States, she began teaching piano at “Song and a
Dance” and Swan Piano Company. Currently Kalina is a member of the piano
faculty at Varta Academy of Musical Arts and Art Plaza, where her students are
earning distinctive marks in New York State School Music Association
Examination ( NYSSMA) and Associated Board of Royal School of Music( ABRSM).
Currently, she is preparing for the Doctoral Program at Manhattan School of Music.