Alexander Kamenarov received his first piano lesson at the age of five and his first percussion lesson at age of seven. He completed his music education with two master degrees from the National Music Academy Pantcho Vladigerov in Sofia, Bulgaria, and the Mozarteum University in Salzburg, Austria. He is the founding member of the Via Nova Percussion Group, with whom he won first prize at the most prestigious percussion competition in Luxembourg in 2005, IPCL. As a soloist and chamber music artist he has been invited to renowned music festivals worldwide. He has released three CDs with Via Nova Percussion Group: Bulgarian Night (2005), The next Generation (2007) and Sculpture in wood (2010).