Lili Bogdanova

Lili Bogdanova is a Bulgarian pianist, based in Berlin who performs worldwide as a soloist and is also a passionate chamber musician. 

Lili Bogdanova, who was voted Young Musician of the Year by the Bulgarian National Radio in 2014, can already look back on an extensive concert career. She has performed worldwide as a soloist and given concerts in Bulgaria, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Great Britain, Slovakia, Serbia, Greece, Japan and the USA.

Some of her highlights of the past years were her performances with Brahms‘ First Piano Concerto and Beethoven’s Triple Concerto at the Metropolitan Theater in Tokyo with the local Mozart Virtuoso Orchestra, a concert with Clara Schumann’s Piano Concerto in A minor with the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, a performance at the „Es Brahmst“ Marathon at the Konzerthaus in Berlin as well as her successes at numerous international competitions (e.g. the „Brahmst“ Marathon in Berlin).B. Strumenti e musica, Italy; „Princess Lalla Meryem“, Morocco etc.) and the release of her debut CD with works by Claude Debussy and César Franck. She played live on Deutschlandfunk Kulturradio and Rbb Kulturradio.

She was supported by the American Foundation in Bulgaria, Fondation Clavarte, the German Scholarship, the Ottilie Selbach Redslob Foundation and the Lucia Loeser Foundation. Since 2019 she has been a scholarship holder of the Yehudi Menuhin Live Music Now Berlin e. V. association.

She studied in Bulgaria with Emilia Kaneva and Borislava Taneva, in Italy with Daniele Petralia and is currently continuing her studies with Eldar Nebolsin at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler in Berlin. Further important musical impulses came from Alan Fraser, Peter Nagy, Dmitrii Bashkirov and Claudio Martinez Mehner.