“Music in portraits” by the Bulgarian National Radio’s Folk Music Orchestra

“Music in portraits” is an intriguing project by the folklore virtuosos from the Bulgarian National Radio’s Folk Music Orchestra with conductor Dimitar Hristov. The project presents, in great detail, popular performers with a significant..

updated on 11/10/20 8:27 PM

Music from beginning of democratic transition – piece of freedom generations dreamt of

"I remember what happened like it was a movie. It was something we had all dreamt of and in my last years in high school I was already convinced it couldn't go on like this. And it happened…" says musician Stefan Valdobrev about his memories of..

published on 11/10/20 5:55 AM

Bulgarian Concert Evenings in New York begin

Founded 15 years ago, the Bulgarian Concert Evenings in New York festival (BCENY) has gradually attracted musicians from other nationalities . They are part of the concert programme of the forthcoming Opening Night Gala concert. Pianist Lora..

published on 10/26/20 3:40 PM
Ekaterina, Pancho, Alexander and Konstantin Wladigeroff

"A Stave of Memory"… and of musical continuity

The famous Bulgarian jazz musicians Ekaterina, Alexander and Konstantin Wladigeroff who have been part of the cultural life of Vienna for years had a wonderful "Bulgarian summer" this year, or in other words - time for family, friends..

published on 10/24/20 6:15 AM

Time for change and JP3's new album

Whether it comes to composing or arranging, distinguished Bulgarian jazz pianist Zhivko Petrov has long since created his own style. His solo albums, his joint appearances with other artists, as well as his trio JP3 always show great musical..

published on 10/21/20 12:42 PM

Trombonist Vili Stoyanov revives music of the 1960’s

Velislav Stoyanov is one of the most prominent jazz trombonists in Bulgaria in recent years. He founded a series of big band formations and writes music. He also became a guardian of the traditions in Bulgarian music. His latest project is named..

published on 10/15/20 11:04 AM

President’s Badge of Honor for folkore singer and pedagogue Tsvetanka Varimezova

President Rumen Radev has presented the B adge of H onor of the head of state to folk singer and music pedagogue Tsvetanka Varimezova. She has been on the stage for 40 years and has participated in over 2,000 concerts. She..

published on 10/12/20 6:56 PM

Flamenco star David Perez to open Varna's European Music Festival

Today, the Spanish flamenco star David Perez will open the extraordinary autumn edition of the European Music Festival "Varna 2020" in the Festival and Congress Center in Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna.  The flamenco dancer, highly acclaimed in..

published on 10/11/20 6:10 AM

Sofia Opera House opens new season with Bulgarian titles and premieres

The new season of the Sofia Opera is dedicated to the 130 th anniversary of the establishment of the first opera company in Bulgaria. The year was 1890, shortly after Bulgaria’s Liberation from five centuries of Ottoman oppression,..

published on 10/8/20 10:35 AM
DJ Delightfull

Bulgarian DJ wins world championship

Bulgarian DJ Delightfull - Delyan Lyutskanov has won the Cut2Cut World Championships 2020 , web-site trud.bg has announced. The 27-year-old DJ from Sofia, who lives in Vienna, was ranked first in the turntable music category. Five tracks by..

published on 10/5/20 6:11 PM