The participants

GABI

12 years

Bulgaria

Gabi was born in Ruse on November 5th, 2002. She has finished five year of violin studies at V.Stoyanov music school.
Aged three and a half, she joined the vocal group “Sun” (director N. Konstantinova, vocal coach M.Seklemova).
At the age of four Gabi won the first prize of the festival “River Notes” (Tutrakan, Bulgaria).
She has taken part in numerous contests and festivals and the pool of her awards includes:
- special prize of the jury at the International Festival “Orpheus in Italy” (Venice, 2008);
- “Most Active Performer” prize at the VI International Contest “Silver Yantra” (Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria, 2008) and invitation to take part in the festival “Eurofest” (Macedonia);
- special prize of the jury of “Stars Are Lit Up” contest (Petrich, Bulgaria, 2009);
- first prize at the International Festival “Stars Over the Danube” (Romania, 2010);
- Grand Prix at the International Festival “Euro-pop-fest” (Hungary, 2011) in the category “musical” and the first prize in the category “pop singing”;
- First prize in the categories “pop singing” and “solo violin performance” at the International festival “Sun, Joy, Beauty” (Bulgaria, 2012);
- Grands Prix at the national contests “Sweet-voiced Skylark” and “Constellation” (Shumen, Bulgaria).
Gabi enjoys painting and modeling, attends modern ballet classes, and takes part in national and international swimming tournaments.