Vesselin Popov and his handcrafted guitar, made by "Belevski"
are no strangers to the German jazz music scene.
since 2011 his reputation as one of the most prominent
guitarist in frankfurt has preceded him.
Trough sharing the stage with the likes of Volker Engelbert,
Dennis Sekretarev, Tony Lakatos, Yuri Sych, Tristan Renfrow,
Matt Adomeit, Joel Holmes, Konstantin Kostov, Andrey Shabashev,
Martin Standke and many more, he has become well known
to the jazz lovers.
Born in Bulgaria in 1977 he studied classical guitar from
the age of six. At twenty he attended the National Academy of Music
in Sofia, where he graduated the jazz department with honors
at the age of twenty three.
Between 2002 and 2007 he attended the Frankfurt University of Music and Performing Arts, where he completed his Masters in Performing Arts and Pedagogy.