Konstantin Kostov about his teachers, music and his latest project with Bulgarian musicians

Konstantin Kostov is a concertizing jazz pianist and professor at Hochschule fur Musik und Theater in Munich, Germany. He has given concerts in many cities in Germany and Japan, as well as in Russia, Italy and Bulgaria. He speaks German, English,..

published on 6/13/18 3:54 PM

Social networks – the fast lane to success for the new music idols

Shortage of specialists, lack of motivation to major in certain fields – this is a problem that has been growing more and more palpable. And the main reason why this is so is that though they may be vital, the skills acquired by university..

published on 6/5/18 11:39 AM

Milka Miteva speaks about teacher’s profession, dedication and love

Being a teacher means vocation, devotion, love for children. Being a teacher or a doctor is something sacred in this world. One takes care for health and life, the other for the spirit, Milka Miteva, a long-time piano pedagogue says. Recently her..

published on 5/24/18 10:10 AM

Old songs, young Bulgarian voices and popular names are part of Bg Vintage music project

Bg Vintage is a new project which includes Bulgarian songs of the 20 th century to the rendition of young singers and instrumentalists. The first concert will be held on May 23 at theCity Mark Art Center in Sofia. Young Bulgarian singers..

published on 5/22/18 12:46 PM

Bulgarian opera prima Hristina Angelakova passes away

Hristina Angelakova was an exceptionally energetic, active, curious and generous person. She was an artist with huge experience who was always striving toward new and unknown territories in art. The celebrated Bulgarian opera prima..

published on 5/21/18 3:06 PM

A concert in memory of Nikolay Kaufman

On May 21 four popular vocal groups are to perform pieces by Academician Nikolay Kaufman in THEATRO (Sofia). The renowned Bulgarian musicologist, folklorist and composer Nikolay Kaufman passed away at the end of March this year. The concert will..

published on 5/21/18 2:17 PM

Memory of violinist Njagul Tumangelov

Njagul Tumangelov belongs to the music generation which was part of Bulgaria’s music life in the 1960s. This generation of Bulgarian musicians had a series of successful performances at various music contests. The Bulgarian soloists, chamber..

published on 5/17/18 3:33 PM

Mary Boys band presents new album Happy Days

As usual the lyrics and the music are written by Maria Mutafchieva (the voice of the popular Bulgarian band). Mary, Ilian (keyboard), Miro (guitar), Ivan Dimov (percussions) and Ivan Ivanov (bass guitar) have prepared a concert..

published on 5/16/18 1:38 PM

Homage to Ella Fitzgerald, a new project of Hilda Kazasyan

In 2017 the world community of musicians marked three landmark anniversaries – the centenaries of Ella Fitzgerald , Dizzy Gillespie and Thelonious Monk . Many musicians seized the opportunity to make tributes and provide fresh..

published on 5/15/18 10:08 AM

It is up to us to aestheticize the surrounding acoustic environment…

The Sofia Soloists chamber ensemble with conductor Prof. Plamen Djurov will hold a concert tonight, dedicated to Europe Day. Under the glass dome of the Ancient Serdica Archaeological Complex, or as it is called the Sofia Largo, the elite..

published on 5/9/18 11:50 AM