Next Step project gathers renowned Bulgarian jazz musicians

Bulgarian musicians Miroslav Turiyski (piano) and Hristo Yotsov (percussions) have demonstrated their talent as performers and composers over the years. We know them from a series of music projects (including joint projects), recordings..

published on 12/7/19 8:05 AM

Les Misérables with long-awaited Bulgarian premiere at the Sofia Opera

On December 6, the Sofia Opera House will host the Bulgarian premiere of the world-famous musical Les Misérables . The exciting story of Victor Hugo's most famous novel written in 1862 has been recreated many times in theatre,..

published on 12/5/19 3:40 PM

Martin Hafizi releases his debut author’s album Dark is Bright

In the recent years Martin Hafizi has been living in the Netherlands where he has held a series of concerts. The Bulgarian audience knows him from various projects – Uvira/Bruno/ Hafizi Trio, Via macis, etc. Now, the percussionist..

updated on 12/4/19 12:12 PM

Petko Staynov’s Symphony No.1 to be performed for the first time in half a century

Prominent musicians from the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra and young talents from Pioneer Youth Philharmonic will today perform a joint concert in Bulgaria Concert Hall downtown Sofia under the motto "Side by Side". For several years now, the..

published on 12/3/19 2:00 PM

Commemorative plaque of Ghena Dimitrova to be unveiled in Vienna

The home in Vienna of one of the biggest opera stars in the world, Ghena Dimitrova, will carry a commemorative plaque with her name. The unveiling of the memorial plaque on the building of Muhlgasse 22 will take place on December 14 in the..

published on 12/1/19 8:20 AM

Stara Zagora Opera honors Stefka Mineva for her 50th anniversary on stage

Stefka Mineva - one of the Bulgarian voices who has left a bright mark in the opera theaters of La Scala, Metropolitan, Arena di Verona, will be honored on the stage of the Stara Zagora Opera on the occasion of her 50th anniversary on stage...

published on 11/30/19 8:10 AM

Dessy Andonova presents debut album Audio Book

Dessy Andonova is a well-known name in new, contemporary Bulgarian music, as well as with the bands Phuture Shock, Plastic Hi-Fi, Scam, Lava Lava and Sentimental Swingers. She is one of the most popular lady DJs in the..

published on 11/29/19 1:06 PM

The Great Voices of Bulgaria Choir participated at 7th International Festival of Intangible Cultural Heritage in China

The Great Voices of Bulgaria is a folklore choir founded in 1971 by the renowned Bulgarian conductor Zdravko Mihaylov. Ilia Mihaylov has been its artistic director and conductor since 1999. The music repertoire of the choir includes pieces of..

published on 11/19/19 1:20 PM

Pianists from nine countries with concerts in four towns in Bulgaria

Sixteen pianists from Germany, Italy, Russia, Canada, Korea, Japan, Slovakia, Bulgaria and the Philippines will give four concerts in the Bulgarian towns which took part in the contest for European capital of culture – Plovdiv (16 November),..

published on 11/16/19 9:00 AM

Sonya Yoncheva presents in Sofia program consisting entirely of pieces by Giacomo Puccini

Bulgarian opera diva Sonya Yoncheva will sing tonight in Bulgaria hall under the accompaniment of the Sofia Philharmonic and Nayden Todorov who is the Principal Conductor of this orchestra. The talented Bulgarian singer arrives in her home..

published on 11/15/19 1:37 PM