Diana Chausheva was born on December 10th, 2007. When she was 6 years old, she started studying violin in Ms Blagorodna Taneva’s class at the National School of Music “Lubomir Pipkov” (Sofia, Bulgaria). 
Diana’s first award was a bronze medal from the National Child’s competition for music and dance “Orfeeva darba” - Sofia, Bulgaria, which she won in the year 2014. In December, 2014 she took part in the concert “The names of the future”, dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the National School of Music “Lubomir Pipkov”, which took place in the National Palace of Culture (Sofia, Bulgaria).


In 2015 she earned the first prize at the 7th International string instruments competition in Nish, Serbia, gathering the biggest possible amount of points for her age group. She also earned a first prize at the 10th Anniversary Competition of Young Classical Instrumentalists which took place in the city of Pernik, Bulgaria. 
In 2016 she also took part in a concert at the Academy of Music, Dance and Fine Arts in Plovdiv, Bulgaria alongside other students from Ms Blagorodna Taneva’s class. 
Diana participated in the master classes of Leonid Kerbel (Belgium) and Dora Schwarzberg (Vienna). 
Her latest achievement (November 2016) is a second prize from the 9th Competition of Young Orchestral Instrumentalists “Dobrin Petkov” in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.








Photo: Daniela Matejschek