A few years ago, we introduced you for the first time to Christiane Karam - a jazz and world music vocalist and composer, an Associate Professor at Berklee College of Music, a fan of ancient musical cultures, among which Bulgarian folklore occupies a..
This year’s international jazz festival in Bansko is taking place August 4 – 11. As always, the concerts will be on the outdoor stage in the town’s centre, but also on various chamber stages in bars, restaurants and clubs, big and small, in..
The jazz forum held within the framework of Varna Summer International Music Festival traditionally features an interesting program, famous names from the world music scene, as well as the young hopefuls of the so-called "free music". It..
The summer is a great season to carry out various creative ideas. Nature is a source of powerful inspiration and the festival of chamber music The Unbeaten Path is precisely this kind of event. From 3 to 6 August, in..
On July 28 and 29 the coastal city of Varna hosts the Varna Summer International Jazz Festival. The festival was established in 1992. The annual forum traditionally gathers internationally acclaimed musicians. The festival’s programme includes..
“Your choir is the acme of European choir singing,” these words by Czech composer Veroslav Neumann are but randomly selected among the words of praise the successful performances by the remarkable Bulgarian choir have received through..
Svilen Noev is known as the vocalist of Ostava band founded 27 years ago in the Central Bulgarian city of Gabrovo. Back in the beginning Svilen together with Georgi Georgiev (guitar and vocals), Boyan Petkov (bass), Daniel Ivanov (drums) and Alexander..
“We want to raise children and young people in a better audio and emotional environment, and to help traditional jazz lovers make their dreams come true. We are inspired, because jazz is the music of the moment, of improvisation, of the free..
Philip Koutev is an emblematic figure of Bulgarian culture, his body of work as a composer, considered to be classic, has enjoyed continued recognition and admiration around the globe. Born in Aytos, he graduated the music..
Hush, Hush, When the Moon Comes Out, All Good Things in this World are Blue are some of the most emblematic songs of the celebrated Bulgarian pop singer Mimi Nikolova. In 1958 she recorded her first song Hush, Hush which soon became a music hit. The song..