The closing event of the 20th 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 Bulgaria as well as in Germany, Britain, Austria, Denmark and USA. Octet Plovdiv is a jazz band founded in 2012 by pianist Miroslav Turiiski and includes also Alexander Lekov (bass), Kristian Jelev (drums) Venelin Georgiev (alto saxophone), Dimitar Liolev (tenor saxophone), Martin Tashev (trumpet), Darin Ivanov (trumpet) and Blagoy Geshev (trumpet).
Spectators are thrilled with the prospect of listening to Patti Austin, USA, the Grammy-winning R&B, pop and jazz singer.
Forty-seven years after their debut Mungo Jerry Blues Band, from the UK, led by Ray Dorset, will appear in Bansko tonight. It is not the first time the band comes to Bansko, and it is a band worth ending the final concert in the 20th edition of the jazz festival.The Bulgarian National Radio Hristo Botev Channel will broadcast the concert live starting at 19:10 h local time (16:10 h GMT).
The program of the Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra for its concert this week is a bit unusual but quite attractive and curious too. The event is planned for March 9, and will be held at Bulgaria Hall in Sofia, starting 7:30 p.m. Conductor..
On March 3 two young ladies are to present in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia an interesting music programme. Bulgarian violinist Joanna Ruseva and Lithuanian pianist Veronika Kopjova dedicate their concert to Claude Debussy. Let us remind that in 2017..
In the summer of 2017, four instrumentalists put together a formation to give free expression to the way they feel about musical tradition in this globalized world. The combination of a Balkan with a world ethno sound was what gave the project..