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Milcho Leviev

p, ep, *1937 BG, Plovdiv
Musician / Composer / Arranger / Conductor of Jazz and Rock
A.k.a. Милчо Левиев

Milcho Leviev [ˈmiɫtʃo lɛˈviɛf] (Bulgarian: Милчо Левиев) (December 19, 1937, Plovdiv, Bulgaria) is a Bulgarian composer, arranger, jazz performer and pianist.Milcho Leviev graduated from the State Academy of Music in 1960 majoring in Composition under Professor Pancho Vladigerov and in Piano under Professor Andrei Stoyanov. As a student, he won the second prize at the International Competition in Vienna for his Toccatina for piano. His professional development as a composer began at the Drama Theatre in Plovdiv. He was appointed conductor of the Big Band of the Bulgarian National Radio after Emil Georgiev left office (1962–66). His vanguard ideas innovated the orchestra; pieces like Studia, Blues in 9 or Anti-waltz became a standard of a successful synthesis between music folklore and jaz

        
Instruments
  • Piano
  • Electric piano
  • Synthesizer
  • Percussion
  • Keyboards
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • World
  • Folk
  • Latin
Popular Tracks   
Jovano, Jovanke on Winter Tale by Milcho Leviev
Air on a Blue String on Coffeehouse Piano Jazz, Vol. 1 by Various Artists
Indian Lady on Milcho Leviev Plays the Music of Don Ellis by Milcho Leviev - Multiple Personalities
Si perdiera la vida on Sacbe: Sacbe by Sacbe
Blue Levis on Blue Levis by Milcho Leviev
Monday Morning on Conversations from the Past by Milcho Leviev & Lakis Tzimkas
Winter Tale on Winter Tale by Milcho Leviev
California Winter on Winter Tale by Milcho Leviev
Danara on In Memoriam by Ara Tokatlian & Milcho Leviev
Waltz For Maurice on Music For Big Band And Symphony Orchestra by Milcho Leviev

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
NinaVicky Almazidu & Milcho Leviev2015Album
Quiet MarchMilcho Leviev2015Album
Music For Big Band And Symphony OrchestraMilcho Leviev2011Album
Multiple Personalities - Milcho Leviev Plays The Music Of Don EllisMilcho Leviev2006Album
Quiet Love (A Mini Jazz Opera In 11 Acts)Milcho Leviev & Vicky Almazidu2004Album
RISMILESMilcho Leviev, Roman Dylag, Andy Lüscher2003Album
Forbiden SongsMilcho Leviev2002Compil.
Basel BluesMilcho Leviev, Andy Lüscher2002Album
Chamber MusicMilcho Leviev2000Album
Man From PlovdivMilcho Leviev1999Album
Concert By The Black SeaMilcho Leviev / Anatoly Vapirov1994Album
Up & DownMilcho Leviev, Dave Holland1993Album
Katoumi QuartetMilcho Leviev1992Album
The Oracle / Live At Suntory HallMilcho Leviev + Dave Holland1992Album
От Концерт / LiveMilcho Leviev И Theodosii Spassov1990Album
Гурбет Мохабет = Gourbet MohabetMilcho Leviev1990Album
Bulgarian Piano BluesMilcho Leviev1990Album
In Memoriam (Homenaje A Enrique "Mono" Villegas)Ara Tokatlian, Milcho Leviev1990Album
Piano LessonMilcho Leviev1987Album
DestinationMilcho Leviev1987Album
First MeetingMilcho Leviev, Charlie Haden1986Album
Milcho Leviev PlaysThe Music Of Irving BerlinMilcho Leviev1982Album
Music For Big Band And Symphony OrchestraMilcho Leviev1981Album
Blue LevisMilcho Leviev1978Album
Пиеси От М. ЛевиевMilcho LevievSingle
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