courtesy of U.Va. Music Department
Martchev to perform bassoon recital
Martchev will give a bassoon recital Sunday, Feb. 18 at 8:15 p.m.
in Old Cabell Hall Auditorium.
began playing bassoon in his hometown of Stara Zagora, Bulgaria,
at age 10. He then attended the Academy of Music in Sofia, where
he performed his first professional concert for the Bulgarian
State Radio Orchestra. After earning his degree, he enrolled in
Duquesne University, where he studied with Nancy Goeres, principal
bassoonist in the Pittsburgh Symphony.
Recently Martchev participated in the Marlboro Music Festival
in Vermont and performed eight concerts with the Shira International
Symphony orchestra in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.
now teaches at U.Va. and performs as first bassoon in the Charlottesville
University Symphony Orchestra. He also performs with the Albemarle
Ensemble, U.Va.'s woodwind quintet in the McIntire
Department of Music Chamber Music Series.
details on this Arts Enhancement recital, call 924-3984.