Assoc. Prof.
Danko Yordanov

Danko Jordanov


1959 - Born in Moscow, Russia
1982 - Graduated at State Academy of Music – “Pantcho Vladigerov” – Sofia, Bulgaria
subject - composition, in the class of prof. Aleksandar Raichev and piano by
prof. Mara Petkowa

1982-1986 Graduated at Hochschuele der Kuenste - West Berlin (Universitaet der Kuenste), subject - composition, in the class of prof. Isang Yun.

Has successfully worked on over 45 musicals as a musical director, conductor and a performer.

Some of them include:

• "Oliver!" (Charles Dickens, Lionel Bard) as a musical director and conductor
• "The Fantasticks" (Tom Jones, Harvey Schmidt) as a musical director and pianist
• "Happy End" (Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) as a musical director and authors orchestration of the musical score
• "The Threepenny opera" (Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill) as a musical director,orchestration of the music
• "Animal Farm" (George Orwell, Richard Peaslee) as a musical director,orchestration of the music
• "Die Weihnachtsgeschichte" (Karl Orff) as a musical director and conductor
• "Hair" (James Rado, Gerome Ragni) as a musical director and conductor

• "Rent" (Jonathan Larson) as a musical director

• "Notre Dame de Paris" (Riccardo Cocciante, Luc Plamondon) as a musical director, conductor and authors orchestration of the musical score

• "The Wind In the Willows" (Kenneth Grahame) as a musical director

Composer of the musicals:

• "Peter Pan" (by the play of J.M.Barry)
• "The Bremen Town Musicians" (by the fairy tale of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm)
• "The Musketeers" (by the novel "The Three Musketeer" , by Alexandre Dumas)
• "The Wind In the Willows" (by Kenneth Grahame)

Composer for over 80 theatre stagings

1988-2001 – Musical director and conductor in Mladejki Theatre – Sofia, Bulgaria
1993-1995 – Musical director in Theatre off the channel – Sofia, Bulgaria
2002-2007 – Musical director in Salza i smiah theatre – Sofia, Bulgaria


1988 - present - Associate professor at the National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts, Sofia , Bulgaria, subject - music and singing

2005 - present - Teacher at the ARTURO SCHAUSPIELSCHULE , Cologne, Germany
2013 - present - Teacher at the National Universiti of Theatre,Film and TV of Karpenкo – Kary, Kiev, Ukraine

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