• 1986 – 1992

    Primary Art School in Prešov (piano – Gabriela Bernasovská) 

  • 1992 – 1996

    Košice Conservatory (piano – Mária Dravecká)

  • 1996 – 2001

    Academy of Performing Arts, Bratislava (piano – Ida Černecká) 

  • 2001 – 2006

    Academy of Performing Arts, Bratislava, doctoral study in piano (Ida Černecká)   2003 – 2004 study stay at Stavanger University, Norway 

  • participated in performance master classes (Eugen Indjić, Marián Lapšanský, Oxana Yablonskaya, Alexander Malter, Jan Marisse Huizing, Marie-Françoise Bocquetová, Paul Gulda, Pavel Gililov)

  • 2005 – 2006

    assistant at the Department of Keyboard Instruments at the Academy of Performing Arts, Bratislava

  • from 2006

    teacher at the Department of Music at the Faculty of Natural Sciences, Žilina University

Along with concert activity and teaching, he produces academic reflections in the field of musical performance, focused mainly on professional piano concert art. He is an organiser and co-organiser of seminars and lectures by Slovak and foreign lecturers, in collaboration with the Academy of Performing Arts. As performer he takes part in motion-orientated theatrical performances. 


"Mihalov is a talented young artist with a bright future and high acclaim from the critics. His excellent technical background enables him to focus on the content of the score. He has been rated one of the best graduates of the Academy of Performing Arts." (Vladimír Čížik: Dictionary of Slovak Concert Art vol. I, Hudobné centrum, Bratislava 2002, p. 90)