I base my classes on previous experience individual aproach to each and any student regardless their level of education and skills. Using and developing every student abilities to achiev his or hers highest standard in guitar playing and in music generally.
I am highly qualified guitar, bass guitar and music theory teacher with more than 35 years of theaching experience. I have completed Bachelors degree in music subjects: guitar, history of music, knowledge of all music instruments, theory of music and music band leadership.
15 pounds per lesson
Ivaylo Kolev - CV
Part time or full time English Teacher, Lead Guitarist, Guitar, Bass and Music theory teacher.
Taking part in the High School music band as lead and rhythm guitarist. Playing flugelhorn in the School’s brass band. Singing in local community choir as bass/baritone. Studying English language.
1980—1982 Army Bulgaria
• Radio and Telecommunications Operator
• Teaching English, Guitar and Music theory in music school — Sofia, Bulgaria
1985 — 1992 “Mirage” Music Band Bulgaria & SA
Lead Guitar & vocals
• TV & Radio, concerts, festivals, competitions. Award for performance
From the Bulgarian Festival for Pop and Rock music “Golden Orpheus” in
June 1990. Awards for composition from the National Spring Competition
For Pop and Rock music in 1988. Second place on the radio chart with original
Song in 1989 with “Mirage” band. After 1990, contract playing with “Mirage”,
And other bands in SA. Video, audio and printed material available on request.
1991 — 1996 Freelance SA
• Private Guitar and Music theory teacher. Participation in several local Bands and national wide music shows like: “The Grease” at Pretoria State Theater with Bez Martin, Loli Somnez, Graeme Currie and Jethro Butow. “The Carpenters” SA tour with Evan Schoombie, David Taljard, Heidi Heideling, Rod Clark and Jiggs Downing.
1996 Freelance Bulgaria
• Participation in the preparation and the issue of “The Kids” CD
Including local and Bulgarian Musicians.
• Lead Guitar and Vocals for “Jam” band in Sofia, Bulgaria.
1997 — 1999 Freelance SA
• Participating in the “Elton John Show” – — Zimbabwe tour, as a lead guitarist, presented by Brian Hill production with Clifford Cooper, Luciano Zuppa, Joseph Clark and other local Musicians.
• Private Music teacher. Lead Guitar and backing vocals for various SA bands.
1999 — 2000 SA
• Private Music teacher. Lead Guitar and backing vocals for “Four past midnight” band, and other SA bands.
2000 — 2001 SA
• Private Music teacher. Taking part of “Julian Laxton Band” as bass guitarist, and other various SA bands.
2001 — 2007 Freelance
• Private Guitar, Bass and Music theory teacher, participating in “Julian Laxton Band” as bass guitarist and guitar, “Permanent Vacation” band “Phoenix” Band as lead guitar, and other various SA bands as Lead Guitarist and Vocal.
2007-2014 - Guitar, Bass and Music Theory teacher, lead guitar in "Permanent Vacation" rock band and other bands.
Over thirty years of teaching experience: from 1980 thru to now.
• Taking private English and Music lessons — Guitar and Theory, opera singing.
1977 — 1980 Lyudmil Stoyanov High School, Sofia, Bulgaria
1982 — 1983 Dragoy Kudzheikov — Technical College, Sofia, Bulgaria
• Fitter — Telecommunications – Telephone technician.
1983 — 1985 Bulgarian State Conservatoire of Music - Sofia
• Degree in Music: Major — Guitar; classically and contemporary trained.
Language preferred: English high level
South Africa 1993 – present days
1 Studied computer basics, MIDI programming, various music sequencing, audio recording and editing software. Local Area Network Administration and Microsoft Windows XP courses taken at Microsoft Offices in Sunninghill Johannesburg.
• Private English language and Music lessons have been taken from 1975 thru to 1991. Lived in the Republic of South Africa from 1990 thru to 2015.
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