Cellist Alexander Somov: the audience and the concert experience are my biggest award

Alexander Somov is a wonderful Bulgarian instrumentalist and skilled lecturer who placed among the most popular young Bulgarian musicians. We won’t be wrong if we say that Alexander is among the most-favorite “radio children”, because he made..

published on 4/21/18 8:00 AM

The man who drew energy from music

The renowned Bulgarian music pedagogue, musician and composer Professor Dobri Paliev is among the most significant figures in Bulgaria’s music history. On April 22 a big concert dedicated to his 90 th birth anniversary will be held in Bulgaria..

published on 4/20/18 12:47 PM
Diagonal duo

Upcoming events part of ppIANISSIMO program

The international piano music festival ppIANISSIMO opened on April 13 with a piano performance by Ricardo Descalzo (Spain). There followed a jazz concert by David Hellbock Trio from Austria and the “Mosaic” Program, which presented 39 works..

published on 4/19/18 4:18 PM

Sofia hosts 14th International Competition Young Virtuosos 2018

The International Competition Young Virtuosos 2018 was unveiled on April 15 with a concert of the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Nayden Todorov. Sofia Mehonoshina is the soloist of the programme. The young clarinetist has just turned..

published on 4/16/18 2:03 PM

Thracian bands dedicate concert to Petko Radev, a legend in folk music and in the art of the clarinet

As a token of gratitude to the man, teacher and musician Petko Radev who died a few months ago his friends and colleagues jointly with the Municipality of Chirpan organize a concert on 13 April. The event is on the occasion of his 85 th birth..

published on 4/13/18 2:10 PM

JP3 (Jivko Petrov Trio) feat. Theodosii Spassov in concert tonight to be aired on International Jazz Day

The Bulgarian National Radio’s concert studio, Studio No. 1, is the venue of a concert tonight, which will be recorded and aired by Euroradio on International Jazz Day – 30 April. This year the honour of celebrating jazz falls upon Jivko..

published on 4/11/18 11:01 AM

Trombobby‘s RUN and other stuff

Bojidar Vasilev – Trombobby is a trombone player and a beatmaker. SouthWick was the first band that made him famous. DAYO is another project that Trombobby has been involved into and around two months ago the fans applauded the premiere of his..

published on 4/10/18 3:04 PM
Nona Krastnikova and Mariya Ruseva

Duo Collage presents "Music of Latvia"

On April 9, Monday, the Bulgarian Duo Collage will perform worksby Latvian composers. Soprano Nona Krastnikova and pianist Mariya Ruseva have prepared a program of twenty songs that will be performed in the original language. “The Music..

published on 4/9/18 9:20 AM

Verdi’s Requiem presented on the eve of Good Friday

On the eve of the saddest day of the Holy Week, Good Friday, the National Philharmonic Choir and the Sofia Philharmonic will perform Requiem, one of Giuseppe Verdi’s emblematic works. The idea to write such a piece occurred to the great..

published on 4/5/18 9:15 AM

April in Paris – latest project by jazz singer Miroslava Katsarova

On 4 April jazz singer Miroslava Katsarova will present her latest music project – April in Paris. Once again, she teams up on stage with her trio – Miroslav Turiiski (piano), Hristo Yotsov (drums) and Veselin Veselinov-Eko (double..

published on 4/2/18 10:40 AM