Alex Marev, tenor
Alexander Marev – born in 2000, began his classical singing education in November 2014 when a world known Bulgarian tenor, Kaludi Kaludov recognized Alexander’s talent and passion for the classical singing. Since that moment he was consequently developing his vocal skills under the Maestro’s guidance attending numerous masterclasses.
In 2015 Alexander was admitted to the vocal department of the 2nd degree J. Elsner Warsaw Music School to the class of dr Maria Olkisz, from which he graduated and got his diploma in June 2019. He is the winner of the numerous nationwide vocal competitions in Poland: the 1st Prize in the competition organized by the Center of the Artistic Education in Olsztyn in 2017, the 1st Prize in the 8th edition of the Krystyna Jamroz competition in Kielce in 2017, the 1st Prize in the Bogusław Kaczynski Festival in Biała Podlaska in 2018, and the 2ndPrize in the 5th edition of the H. Słonicka competition in Suwałki in 2016.
The greatest recognition came to Alexander in 2016, when he was admitted to the vocal section of the Queen Elizabeth Music Chapel in Waterloo, Belgium by world known baritone Jose van Dam to his class and became Young Artist in development, the youngest student in its history. Alexander is performing with recitals in Poland and abroad. In 2018 he signed the contract with La Monnaie Opera in Brussels and he performed as a soloist during the Christmas Concert for the Belgian Royal Family, the concert was broadcasted by four TV channels: TV5Monde, RTBF and RTL.