Sylvia Minkova

Sylvia Minkova currently teaches double bass at the Montreux-Vevey-Riviera Conservatory.

Sylvia Minkova

Born in Sofia, Sylvia Minkova began her music studies in her native country and then studied in Michel Veillon’s class at the Haute Ecole de Musique de Lausanne (HEMU) where she obtained her Teaching Diploma, Master in Performance, Master in Orchestral Performance and Diploma for Advanced Studies with honors. In 2005 she won the first prize at the Implementation of German and Austrian Music Competition. 

Sylvia Minkova performs regularly with the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, the Zurich Philharmonia, the Geneva Chamber Orchestra, the Lucerne Festival Strings Orchestra, the Gstaad Festival Orchestra, the Sinfonietta de Lausanne, the Avenches Opera Orchestra, the Fribourg Chamber Orchestra, the Neuchâtel Symphonic Ensemble and the Aalborg Symphonic Orchestra. Sylvia Minkova currently teaches double bass at the Montreux-Vevey-Riviera Conservatory.