Born July 1, 1976, In Sofia, Stan iB (Stanislav Borisov) took up piano at the age of six. Exposed to classical music, he was also heavily influenced by Bulgarian folk music during his studies in Filip Koutev.
While living in Greece in late nineties Stan iB becomes interested in jazz music.
Although he was first moved as child by the
classical and folk sounds in the next years Stan iB would focus his sights
musically on jazz, moved by the sounds of Bill Evans, Keith Jarrett and Hebie
Hancock. His interest in jazz music and improvisation will lead him to Holland where he completed
In January 2017 Stan iB issued Exploration, his
first solo piano album that offered original piano compositions. The same year
in December he released also his second album Influences, again also as a solo.
His third album Introspection was released in January 2019.