Collaborative Pianists

The Varna International Music Academy (VIMA) offers a variety of options for the summer Collaborative Pianist Program along the breathtaking shores of the Black Sea in Varna, Bulgaria. VIMA combines prestigious performance opportunities and world-class training under the tutelage of our internationally renowned faculty.

This program is open to pianists seeking to develop a professional performing career as a soloist or accompanist. Participants accepted into the Collaborative Pianist Program will study under VIMA’s Pianists and Vocal Coaches.

Choose one of our options below and join us in Varna, Bulgaria for an unforgettable summer of music!



  • Private lessons with VIMA's pianists and vocal coaches
  • Accompany voice lessons
  • Accompany an act at staging rehearsals--at the discretion of the academy's pianist and vocal coaches
  • Lodging in four-star hotel in Varna, Bulgaria (double occupancy)
  • Full breakfast and lunch buffets 7 days a week