Anna Georgieva Damyanova, Director, NMIC

Anna Georgieva Damyanova

Anna Damyanova has been working in the field of culture since 1986. She started out on her  career as a methodologist with the Municipal Centre for  Amateur Art Activities in the town of Pernink. She has taken part in and adjudicated at a number of festivals at home and abroad.

An organizer  of and lecturer at educational concerts held  by  the    Music     Department     of          the Municipality in Pernik, in 1998 she was offered a position in the Collegium Canticum Mixed Chamber Choir with the Municipal Palace of Culture there. Damyanova’s work experience includes theoretical subjects teaching, school choir conducting, giving seminars, public lessons and concerts. She was also the accompanist and conductor of the Stomana Mixed Choir in Pernik.

From   2008  to  2013 she taught musical and theoretical subjects in the Tvarditsa branch of         the Stefan Neaga Musical College in Kishinev, the Republic of Moldova. Her mission there was  preserving  the Bulgarian  traditions, way of life,  culture and national  self-consciousness  of       the Bulgarian diaspora. Damyanova prepared the college girls and boys for participation in competitions and instructed those willing to study Bulgarian History at higher educational establishments. She also engaged herself in drawing up projects and organizational activities.

Anna Damyanova is a Third Prize winner of the 1996 International Choir Competition in Preveza, Greece.

Anna Damyanova  finished the Panayot Pipkov Secondary School of Music in Plovdiv, in piano and choir conducting. She has a Master’s Degree in Musicology from the Pancho Vladiguerov  National Academy of Music, Department of Musical Folklore.

Anna Damyanova has been Director of the Nadezhda MIC since 2013.