ZHIVKO VASSILEV QIUNTET

Zhivko Vasilev is one of the most popular young Bulgarian kaval players. He is well known for his experiments with the kaval and the constant seeking for unexplored paths in music. His quintet project was created in 2020 and it gathers five of the most prominent musicians on the jazz scene in Bulgaria: Zhivko Vasilev - kaval, Dimitar Gorchakov - piano, Borislav Petrov - drums, Mihail Ivanov - double bass, Viktor Traykov - violoncello. The beginning of the quintet is marked by the debut album by Zhivko Vasilev - "Places". The album is a palette of styles that are skilfully intertwined. Zhivko Vasilev tells this journey in his original compositions and arrangements inspired by beauty.