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Rossen N.

(800) 417-4620

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Instruments: Drums,Piano

About Me:
Drummer and composer Rossen Nedelchev was born in 1981 in Sofia, Bulgaria. In 2000 Rossen enrolled in New Bulgarian University(NBU), majoring in jazz performance. For the next 6 years he played with some of the finest musicians in Sofia, participating in different projects, recordings, videos and festivals. After graduating NBU in 2006, Rossen moved to New York City to continue his education at Brooklyn Conservatory of Music. He received his Graduate Diploma in December 2008. Rossen has studied with Kendrick Scott, Art Hirahara, Sean Moran and Lance Murphy, just to name a few. In New York he has performed at The Bitter End, Kenny's Castaways, Sullivan Hall, Crash Mansion, The Delancey and many other venues. Currently Rossen is a freelance musician in NYC, tours the United States and Canada with the Grammy nominated singer Jana Mashonee, teaches out of his private studio in Astoria, leads his jazz quartet and plays drums for: Elijah Bland, The Qualia and Marsha Heydt Quintet.

Elementary School, Pre-teen, Teenage, Adult

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  • Private Instructor
  • Drummer for the Grammy nominated and 7 time NAMMY award winner Jana Mashonee
  • Drummer for the R&B/Soul singer Elijah Bland
  • Drummer for the Electro/Pop/Rock band The Qualia
  • Drummer for Marsha Heydt Quintet


  • Graduated, Graduate Diploma in Jazz Performance (Graduate Diploma), Brooklyn Conservatory of Music [2009]
  • Graduated, Bachelor of Music in Drum Set Performance (BA), New Bulgarian University [2006]

Studied With:

  • Tom Pollard [2006 - 2008]
  • Kendrick Scott [2009 - 2010]
  • Sean Moran [2006 - 2008]

Seminars and Workshops Attended:

  • Summer Jazz Workshop Series , New Bulgarian University [2005]


  • Scholarship for Academic Excellence - New Bulgarian University [2005]
  • Scholarship for Academic Excellence - Brooklyn Conservatory of Music [2007]
  • Scholarship for Academic Excellence - Brooklyn Conservatory of Music [2008]


  • The Qualia - "Secret Weapon" [2010]
  • Foster McGinty - "State Of Mind Music Box " [2008]
  • Zmei - "Zmei" [2008]


  • Scholarship for Academic Excellence [2002 - 2006]
  • Scholarship for Academic Excellence [2006 - 2009]

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5 out of 5 Great Teacher!!! - August 1, 2016

By Joel P., Drums Lessons

I have taken some amazing drum lessons with Rossen. He's a solid teacher who always challenges me to get better. He's flexible, has a sweet studio, and is a great player. And now I hear he's a father as well! Definitely check him out!!!!!

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