Svetozar Ivanov

Svetozar Ivanov (on leave)

University of South Florida

Steinway Artist Svetozar Ivanov has made numerous appearances as recitalist and orchestra soloist worldwide. Recent performance venues include Carnegie, Merkin, and Steinway Halls in New York City, Salle Gaveau in Paris, Splendor and Bethaniënklooster in Amsterdam, Guildhall and Royal College in London, Mozarteum in Salzburg, Razumovsky Salon in Vienna, Salon Chritophori in Berlin, Royal Academy of Music in Denmark, RCS in Prague. Recent festival appearances include “Pianomaster”, “PianoEchos”, “Terre d’Arezzo”, “Autunno Musicale”, and “Classicariano” in Italy, “Krakow Piano Festival” in Poland, "Música de Besalú" in Spain, “Pianotune” in Belgium, “Seiler” in Greece, “Walled City” in Northern Ireland, and “Sofia Music Weeks” in Bulgaria. In addition to his solo CDs, Svetozar Ivanov is especially recognized for his creative work designing concert formats combining music with other art forms (documentary footage, art films, animation, poetry, short stories, live dance improvisation, paintings, lighting design, live streaming). His latest video projects include Perpetual Tango, Music of Shadows, and the Poetry Series - a poetry inspired collection of twelve short films. Svetozar Ivanov  is Professor of Piano at University of South Florida, serves as Artist Faculty at Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival in Vermont, Brancaleoni Music Festival in Italy, Prague Piano Festival, and is the Artistic Director of the Steinway Piano Series in Florida.