Music production editor for Bulgarian National Radio. He was one of the most decorated composers from Bulgaria. He wrote a stage ballet in the 1990s based on "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury.
He attended the Bulgarian State Conservatoire. He also studied with famed Russian composer Rodion Shchedrin and Soviet-Armenian composer Aram Khachaturian.
He was the recipient of the International Record Critics Award for his Piano Concerto.
He was born and raised in Sofia.
He and Milcho Leviev became internationally renowned Bulgarian composers.