On 25 January, 1935, Tsar Boris III signed the decree by force of which the Bulgarian National Radio was created. The man appointed head of broadcasting and first director of Radio Sofia, as it was then called, was Panayot Todorov..
“I am not at all fond of the word “legend”, I am a down-to-earth person and an artist. But if I would have to say something about it, it would be “I was recognized as the best basso cantabile in the world.” These words are from one..
He was the most handsome pianist of his time. Elegant, proud and unreachable, he looked as if he was born with a tailcoat in Sofia in 1929. This is how Berlin newspaper "Die Welt" described Alexis Weissenberg. Born in Sofia, the..