Bulgarian pianist Silviya Mihaylova is based in Glasgow, UK where she enjoys busy life as a performer, chamber musician and a teacher. Currently Silviya is the pianist for Sound Collective Scotland, the accompanist for the Glasgow Philharmonic Male Voice Choir and a lecturer in piano at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, both in their Junior and Senior Departments.
Born in Plovdiv, Silviya studied with Mrs. Rositza Ivancheva at the National School for Music and Dance “Dobrin Petkov” in Bulgaria and with Prof Fali Pavri at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland where she obtained Bachelor and Master’s in piano performance.
Silviya is an Alumni of Live Music Now Scotland, found by Yehudi Menuhin. She was also a visiting piano teacher at the Mehli Mehta Music Foundation, Mumbai, created in honour of Zubin Mehta’s father.