Boiko Zvetanov

p10.boiko 800

Boiko Zvetanov is one of the greatest and successful Bulgarian tenors of all times. He is the first, most famous and favorite, beloved student of Boris Christoff. Maestro Christoff used to recognize in the face of Boiko Zvetanov the true successor of his work and with tears in his eyes used to call him: “My son, Don Carlos of my dreams”.

Boiko Zvetanov has graduated the State Academy of Music in the class of Professor Chavdar Hadzhiev, specialized with Margarita Lilova in Vienna, with Boris Christoff in Rome, with Carlo Bergontsi in “Verdi” Academy in Busseto, Italy and with Franco Corelli. During the period 1991 – 2013 he is a soloist in Zurich Opera and at presently is founder and co-chairman of foundation “Boris Christoff” as well as vice president of the international organization for exchange of artists and development of opera talents “La Forza dell’Opera”.

Stoyan Bonchev


Stoyan Bonchev was born in Sofia. He graduated with honors the Russian language high school “A.S. Pushkin” and the First English language High School “William Shakespeare”.

He graduated from the University of National and World Economy with master’s degree in economy, in the line”international economic relations”. Then he took special training for two years in a course in the Vienna University of Economy. He has worked in the judicial system, in governmental organizations as well as he has been holding a superior manager’s position in a private company.

He is engaged with singing since nine years under the supervision of Maestro Boiko Zvetanov. During this period he acquired master’s degree in classical singing from the New Bulgarian University, where he graduated a Master’s thesis “The contribution of Boris Christoff to the Bulgarian and global opera arts.”

He was a soloist of the Representative Ensemble of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Bulgaria as well as a soloist of the State Opera House of Stara Zagora.

At present he is founder and chairman of the “Boris Christoff”  Music Foundaton.

Nikolay Angelov

nikolai angelov 800

Co-chairman of Foundation “Boris Christoff”, Nikolay Angelov is economy expert with broad experience in management and organizational activities.

He graduated from high school in BUNKER HIGH SCHOOL”, Missouri, USA.

He has graduated the Plovdiv University as Master in Human resources Management and THAMES VALLEY UNIVERSITY in London, as Bachelor in Business Administration.

He worked as marketing specialist in the Institute for Trade with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well as senior manager in a number of national and foreign companies, such as “SAINT GOBAIN WEBER”, SEVVAL CORPORATION S. L.”, JOHN DEERE””, etc.

He has been Chairman of the Board of Directors in company “Montazhi”AD.


Copyright © Boris Christoff Foundation. All Rights Reserved.