Daniela Nasteva - Professional Pianist

Professional Work Experience

  • June 2018 - August 2018 Pianist at Thon Hotel Lofoten Norway

  • April 2018 - May 2018 Lounge Piano Entertainer at Champagne Bar, Viking Grace ( Sweden - Finland )

  • January 2018 - February 2018 Lounge Piano Entertainer at Viking Grace, Turku, Finland - Stockholm, Sweden

  • August 2017 - September 2017 Lounge Piano Entertainer at Viking Grace, Turku, Finland - Stockholm, Sweden

  • April 2017 - May 2017 Lounge Piano Entertainer at Viking Grace, Turku, Finland - Stockholm, Sweden

  • December 2016 - January 2017 Lounge Piano Entertainer at Viking Grace, Turku, Finland - Stockholm, Sweden

  • June 3 2016 - July 6 2016 Lounge Piano Entertainer at Viking Grace, Turku, Finland - Stockholm, Sweden

  • November 2015 - February 2016 Pianist at The H hotel Dubai

  • January­ - June 2015Pianist at Noor Lounge InterContinental Regency Bahrain

  • February­ - June 2014Solo piano at Lobby lounge Oryx Rotana, Doha

  • August - ­December 2013Solo piano at Grand Millenium Alwahda, Abu Dhabi

  • January - ­July 2013Lobby duo at Beach Rotana, Abu Dhabi

  • March - ­October 2012Solo jazz piano, Lotte Hotel, Busan, South Korea

  • September - ­December 2011­Pianist at Kenzi Tower, Casablanca Morocco

  • ​04/17/2011Jazz project: Sunday piano night (piano&bass)

    BASQUIT ART&WINE
  • 03/20/2011Sunday piano night­ - jazz project

    BASQUIT ART&WINE
  • 02/20/2011Jazz concert­ piano & bass

    Daniela Nasteva & Hristo Minchev
  • May - ­August 2010­Crowne Plaza, Shenzhen, China

    ­Solo piano performances (light jazz &contemporary) at Lobby, Blue Italian Restaurant; 4 months contract
  • March 2009Philip Philipov's Film Festival Exhibition

    Festival based on the works of famous Bulgarian film director Philip Philipov. Solo piano performances of soundtracks from the films
  • September - ­December 2008Grand Hyatt Hotel, Seoul, South Korea

    Supreme Duo – band leader & pianist (contemporary & classical) at Lobby Lounge; 4 months contract
  • Mar­ch - April 2008Milcho Leviev's Jazz Workshop, Sofia, Bulgaria

    Jazz performance
  • Apr­il - October 2007Amara Beach Hotel, Antalia, Turkey

    Solo Pianist (contemporary & classical) at Lobby Lounge; 6 months contract
  • December 2006Concert performance 2, Boris Hristov Auditorium, Sofia, Bulgaria

    Solo concert performance, two performances

Professional Work Experience – during study years

  • June 2005Concert performance 1, Boris Hristov Auditorium, Sofia, Bulgaria

    Solo piano concert
  • February­ 2004Katia Popova's Anniversary festival, Pleven, Bulgaria

    Piano soloist with the Pleven Philharmonic Orchestra
  • November 2003International Youth Music Forum Vratsa, Bulgaria

    Chosen to perform Grieg's Piano Concerto soloist with Vratsa Philharmonic Orchestra
  • ­July 2003Bulgarian­ - Swiss Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria

    Performances based on improvisation
  • December 2002Beethoven Festival, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

    Soloist with Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
  • September 2002Swiss -­ Bulgarian Festival, Bern, Switzerland

    Performances based on improvisation
  • August 2002DAAD Scholarship, Haidelberg, Germany

    1 month summer language school

Awards

May 7­-15 2005

Pancho Vladigerov National Competition, Shumen, Bulgaria

  • Special Award -­ J.S.Bach Tokata performance

June 1997

French Music National Competition, Bulgaria

  • Second Prize

Education & Qualifications

2005 - 2006

Master's Degree (MA BMus)

  • New Bulgarian University (NBU)
  • live musical performance studies - ­piano
  • piano pedagogy

2000 - 2004

Bachelor's Degree (Bmus)

  • New Bulgarian University (NBU)
  • piano performance and teaching

Letters and Certificates