Nataliya Teneva’s interest in music begins at the age of 3, when she starts visiting classical and jazz ballet lessons. When she turns 6 she starts attending piano and solfeggio lessons in the music school in Turgovishte, Bulgaria.
Nataliya completes secondary school in the town of Dobrich in the school of arts “St. Kliment Ohridsky””, where she studies Pop Singing. She continues her higher education in the National Academy of Music “Professor Pancho Vladigerov” with a course in Pop and Jazz Singing, where she also gets her Master’s degree.
Nataliya has been writing her own music since she was 12 years old – two songs for piano and one for flute and piano. She has also written over 30 songs whose lyrics were written by Lilyana Stefanova, Damyan Damyanov and Natasha Angelova.
She is а laureate of many national and international competitions in Bulgaria and abroad not only as a performer but also as a music author.
In 2005 Nataliya has been elected together with thirteen more singers, amongst over 3000 candidates, to participate in the first Bulgarian music reality “Star Academy”, broadcasted in NOVA TV. She signs a contract with the producer Denis Rizov and becomes a part of the artists in “Harbour Island Records” and “Sofia Music Enterprises”.
In 2011 Nataliya has become the only one chosen to present Bulgaria in the international festival “Universong” in Tenerife, where she wins the prize for „Appreciated Artist”.
For about 5 years she has been part of the teaching team and the board of directors in Art Center “Stringendo”, and also part of the organization team of the international singing festival “Trixie”.
Nataliya has had the honor to work with some of the best and most famous artists and musicians in Bulgarian pop and rock music – Silviya Kacarova, Lili Ivanova, Grafa, Maria Ilieva, Vasil Petrov, Signal, Ivan Lechev, Lubo Kirov and others.
In 2016 Nataliya becomes a part of HighLight Singing Academy as a certified vocal coach by MVT – Modern Vocal Training.