Based in New York City, harpist Tomina Parvanova has performed with a myriad of major orchestras and ensembles, including Boston Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony, Boston Ballet and Albany Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Parvanova is a two times winner of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular audition. On Broadway she regularly performs for "Hello, Dolly!", "Amelie", and "The Fantasticks". She is the principal harpist of New York Repertory Orchestra, and performs frequently with Albany Symphony Orchestra, TŌN The Orchestra Now and Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.
In 2011 Ms. Parvanova was a harp fellow at the prestigious Tanglewood Music Center where she performed under the baton of world renowned conductors, such as Jaap van Zweden, Kurt Masur, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, and worked closely with Pulitzer Prize winning composer Charles Wourinen. She has performed at some of the most prestigious venues, such as Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall, Boston Symphony Hall, Seji Ozawa Hall. Ms. Parvanova has premiered works by some of America's most celebrated composers, including Charles Wourinen, Gunther Schuller, Aaron Jay Kernis, Martin Boykan, George Tsontakis, and has performed with new music groups, such as Grammy awarded Boston Modern Orchestra Project, as well as Sound Icon.
Ms. Parvanova is also featured on recordings with Albany Symphony Orchestra, Boston Modern Orchestra Project and Providence Singers. Under a full tuition scholarship, Ms. Parvanova received her Masters and Bachelors Degree from Boston University College of Fine Arts, and The Boston Conservatory.
With wide repertoire - from classical to popular music, Ms. Parvanova has performed at hundreds of private and corporate events in the NY and NJ area, and has played for numerous shows and recordings. For more detailed information, please visit www.tominaparvanova.com