Saxophonist Casey Benjamin and Friday Fiction – young hope for old funk

Casey Benjamin is coming to Bulgaria to take part in a club concert of one of Bulgaria’s youngest funk formations. In July the impressive American saxophonist, vocal and multi-instrumentalist participated in the A to Jazz Festival in the..

published on 10/17/17 12:44 PM

Vlado Tilev listens to musical instruments’ soul

Many believed that Niccolò Paganini had sold his soul to the devil to gain the demonic power of his violin. However, the truth was that its beautiful sound came straight from its divine ‘soul’. That was how craftsmen named that tiny little element..

published on 10/14/17 9:25 AM

Music for Two - where baroque meets ruchenitsa

Music for Two is an innovative, one-of-a-kind sound recording project. A blend of baroque, classical, romantic and contemporary music played on two violins. The project is the brainchild of two people – Kremena Nikolova, who is Bulgarian, and Anton..

published on 10/4/17 11:43 AM

New season of Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra starts under baton of maestro Mark Kadin

The Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra has opened its new season in the Bulgaria Hall in Sofia with Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concert No 1 and Symphony No 5 by Shostakovich, under the baton of its new conductor, Mark Kadin. For the first time in..

published on 9/28/17 12:41 PM
The CELLISSIMO

Prof. Anatoli Krastev celebrates his 70th birthday with concert of Cellissimo trio & friends

With a concert at Bulgaria Hall in Sofia also given in the Black Sea festival town of Sozopol acclaimed Bulgarian cellist and pedagogue Prof. Anatoli Krastev celebrated his 70th birthday. Maestro Krastev is known both at home and..

published on 9/20/17 4:10 PM

Sting in Sofia concert tonight

British star Sting will give his fourth concert in Bulgaria tonight. The singer is expected for the show at Armeec Arena in Sofia. The concert is a stopover in Sting’s tour 57th & 9th named after his latest album. Sting’s warm-up musician..

published on 9/16/17 10:40 AM

Student folklore formation places in EthnoCloud’s Top 40

The magic of Bulgaria’s folklore has been captivating Bulgarians and foreign nationals for centuries. It is part of Bulgaria’s image abroad and motifs of different songs are used by many world musicians in their pieces. Thus, the Bulgarian..

published on 9/15/17 12:27 PM

Apollonia Festival of Arts: 33rd edition

Windows and Oranges by young composer Peter Kerkelov was one of the five music premieres presented at the 33rd edition of Apollonia Festival of Arts held in the Black Sea town of Sozopol from 27 August to 5 September. It was performed by the..

published on 9/5/17 2:04 PM

Burgas symphony orchestra to play rock music in Tsarevo

A symphony-rock concert will be given in the Black Sea resort of Tsarevo on 23 August starting 8 PM at the open stage of the local community center. The Orchestra of the State Opera in Burgas and Sofia Jazz Band will play versions of some of the..

published on 8/21/17 4:33 PM

ХХ International Jazz Festival Bansko: closing night program

The closing event of the 20 th International Jazz Festival in the mountain resort of Bansko tonight features both international stars Bulgarian musicians. Peter Salchev and Octet Plovdiv band will be first. Salchev has concertized in..

published on 8/12/17 5:44 PM