Boyan Robert Pinter (Boiadjiev)

Boyan has been involved with music for nearly all his life. He has made his living as a performer, guitar teacher, arts administrator, production coordinator, consultant, and booking agent for all areas of the arts except Puppetry. He cut this teeth as a touring musician and festival producer with the Lotus World Music and Arts Festival in Bloomington, Indiana. These days he splits his time between the Pittsburgh, USA and Sofia, Bulgaria, where he works in music and festival promotion, artist booking, and management. He holds degrees in French, Spanish, and Arts Management.

As part of the production team of Bulgaria’s top promoter – Sofia Music Enterprises – Boyan has been a part of some of the biggest productions to have visited the region: Sting, Depeche Mode, Roger Waters, Aerosmith, Slayer, Dream Theater, Whitesnake, Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, and Cirque du Soleil, to name a few.

Currently, Boyan manages the promising Bulgarian power trio Saint Electrics, which made their Eurosonic debut this year. Boyan also produces and books Sofia GuitArt Festival – a platform that presents great guitarists and also provides a platform for educational and musical development for young and experienced musicians. The festival takes place three times a year in different Bulgarian cultural centers.