New Song School Of The Arts


Kevork E.

Viola, Violin

Mr. Kevork has enjoyed teaching private violin lessons to students of various ages and skill levels for the last 7 years. His teaching approach is versatile and combines principles from different violin-playing traditions, to best fit the needs of his students. Most importantly, Mr. Kevork strives to show his students the beauty of violin music and cultivate passion for the instrument. Currently, he is pursuing a Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of North Texas under Prof. Julia Bushkova, where he also serves as a teaching fellow and primary instructor of a full class of violin students.

Apart from teaching, Mr. Kevork is an active performer, playing in several orchestras in the DFW area. In his native Bulgaria, Kevork has played as a soloist for several symphony and chamber orchestras and has been a prizewinner of Solo and Chamber music competitions.

Education and Accomplishments:

  • BM – Violin Performance – National Academy of Music – Sofia, Bulgaria
  • MM – Violin Performance – The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • AC – Violin Performance – The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Currently pursuing DMA – Violin Performance – University of North Texas
  • Second Prize – Academic Chamber Music Competition – Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Second Prize – International Chamber Music Competition – Svoge, Bulgaria
  • Second Prize – Academic Violin Competition – Sofia, Bulgaria
  • UT School of Music Excellence Fund Scholarship Recipient
  • Prizewinner – Heartland Chamber Music Concerto Competition
  • AGBU Performing Arts Scholarship Recipient