Balkan rhythms and swing meet in album “Strange Suite” by Ateshkhan Yuseinov

Ateshkhan Yuseinov is a graduate of the “Panayot Pipkov” National School of Arts in Pleven. Devoted to the guitar, he has became popular as part of the Zone C fusion formation. Together with Peter Ralchev (accordion) and Stoyan Yankulov-Stundzhi (drums),..

published on 2/22/20 10:05 AM

BTR with new video and European tour

One of Bulgaria’s best-loved rock bands BTR is going on tour across Europe in March and April and will play in Vienna, Munich, Zurich, Karlsruhe, Mainz, Brussels, Amsterdam, London, Frankfurt, Dublin and Liverpool. A few days ago the..

published on 2/22/20 8:35 AM

Jazz Academy at the BNR tonight

The latest concert of the Big Band Jazz Academy – one of the recent projects by the Big Band of the Bulgarian National Radio, launched in January, 2019 - is at 7 PM tonight in the BNR’s concert studio, Studio No. 1. Jazz Academy has a..

published on 2/20/20 11:22 AM

Theodosii Spassov about the music of Antarctica

Kaval-player of world renown Theodosii Spassov is the first solo performer to have played on all continents on the planet. At the moment he is a member of the 28 th Bulgarian Antarctic expedition, together with guitarist Hristian..

updated on 2/18/20 11:46 AM

Student of Raina Kabaivanska nominated for International Opera Awards

One of the stars that emerged from the School of Bulgarian opera prima Raina Kabaivanska - world famous soprano Maria Agresta, has been nominated in the "Best Singer" category at the 2020 International Opera Awards. After graduating from the..

published on 2/15/20 10:05 AM

Vladimir Kiradzhiev: In my home country I received serious professional training, in Vienna I developed as a musician

А professor of opera conduciting at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna (Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien), first guest conductor at Opera na Zamku (Szczecin, Poland), a regular participant in the International..

published on 2/9/20 8:15 AM

Pop singer Sofia releases new album "The Road to You"

Sofia Georgieva, known only as Sofia, found her place on the Bulgarian pop scene more than 15 years ago. The song that made her popular is called “Sin Talisman” – a composition that has been a trademark of the pop singer to this day. She released..

published on 2/8/20 8:00 AM

Bulgarian composer Ivan Staykov passes away at 89

On March 31 this year, prominent Bulgarian composer and arranger Ivan Staykov would turn 89 years old. Born in Sofia in 1931, Ivan Staykov graduated from the Academy of Music (today the National Academy of Music Professor Pancho Vladigerov)..

published on 2/3/20 2:52 PM

Monk and More – Mario Stanchev’s new author’s project

One of the greatest pianists and composers in the history of jazz music Thelonious Sphere Monk is an idol for generations of musicians. In his successful music career in Bulgaria and France, Mario Stanchev has always performed his..

published on 1/24/20 2:08 PM

Petar Yordanov-Buny presents his first solo album Bunyverse

Petar Yordanov-Buny is among the founders of large ethno world projects, including Oratnitza, Drums and Bagpipes, Windoo, Two man Orchestra and MyStory of Folklore. Recently, he released his first author’s album named Bunyverse. It includes 16..

published on 1/22/20 4:28 PM