Location: South Carolina, USA
Kalin Tchonev is the CEO & International Director of Varna International. Varna International is an internationally-recognized music festival organizer, specializing in artistically rich and custom tailored music training academies and performance tours. We specialize is large-scale choral-orchestral festivals throughout Europe, the Mediterranean and USA.
Born in Varna, Bulgaria to an internationally accomplished conductor, Kalin Tchonev acquired his passion for music at an early age. After graduating from high school in Piano Performance and Music Theory, Kalin obtained a Bachelor's and Master's of Music at the National Academy of Music in Sofia, Bulgaria. Kalin continued his studies in the US where he received two additional Master's degrees in Choral Conducting and Piano Performance from the School of Music at the University of South Carolina.
Apart from extensive choral singing and conducting experience, Kalin skillfully combines music management, international tours, and festival organization to meet the needs of professional musicians and music lovers from around the world.