Bulgarian-American violinist Svetlin Belneev was born in a family of musicians and the art of music has aways taken an important part in his life. His professional career has started at the age of 10 and ever since then he’s been performing as a soloist, chamber musician as well as a member of different ensembles, and show productions.
Svetlin has performed around Europe, Asia and the US in venues such as the Carnegie Hall (NY), Kimmel Center Performing Arts(Philadelphia), Kennedy Center Performing Arts (Washington DC), Disney Hall (Los Angeles), Palau de la Musica (Valencia, Spain) Hollywood Bowl (Los Angeles) Smith’s Center (Las Vegas) and many more. From 2011 to 2019 Mr. Belneev was a part of one of the most popular and successful shows in Las Vegas’ recent history “Celine”-starring the Canadian super-star artist Celine Dion. During that period Svetlin has performed hundreds of shows at the Colosseum at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. During that period Mr. Belneev was included on multiple recordings and video clips including the award winning audio album “Sans Attendre” (2012) which become multi platinum selling over 1.5 milion copies worldwide.
Svetlin Belneev has also toured with legends such as Andrea Bocelli, Mariah Carey and Stevie Wonder and recent life performances and TV appearances include the Grammy Awards, Billboard Awards, American Music Awards.
Mr.Belneev is a graduate of the State Academy of Music (Bulgaria) as well as Penn State University. Amongst his teachers and mentors are Petar Hristoskov, Yosif Radionov, Daniel Szasz and David Kim.
Svetlin is passionate about performing and promoting chamber music as well as contemporary music. He has also performed and recorded with the Las Vegas Jazz Connection and various independent Jazz ensembles.
While an active performer Mr. Belneev enjoys teaching and mentoring young inspiring violinists and maintains a private violin studio in Las Vegas.