Milena Sashkova Gramova-Mihailova was born in the city of Pleven in 1987. She is a teacher of classical guitar at the National School of Arts “Panayot Pipkov” – Pleven since 2015. She graduated from New Bulgarian University, specialties: “Musical Performance” with classical guitar and “Film and Television Directing”. She attended a number of national and international events in the field of classical guitar – seminars, competitions, workshops and festivals, including: “Altamira” – Guitar Festival in Gorizia, Italy; Guitar Festival in Sinaia, Romania, International Classical Guitar Competition “Acad. Marin Goleminov ”- Kyustendil, International Guitar and Violin Competition“ Children of Paganini ”- Gotse Delchev, Guitar Festival“ Danube Strings ”- Silistra, International Guitar Festival Pleven and others. She is the organizer of masterclasses and training academies of leading teachers in the field of guitar art, including: Gerhard Reichenbach, Gabriel Bianco, Judicael Peroa, Georgi Vassilev, Rosen Balkanski, Stella Miteva-Dinkova and many others. Milena Gramova-Mihailova is part of the founding and organizational team of the International Guitar Festival in Pleven. She is also chairman of the Association “Art Close to me” – Pleven and she implements cultural projects. She has interests in the field of photographic art, documentary cinema and graphic design.