Daily webcast

Bulgarian National Radio © 2021 All Rights Reserved

Bulgarian National Radio’s Big Band with first concert for the new season

The event is dedicated to Georgi Kornazov’s jubilee

Photo: BNR-archive

The BNR’s Big Band opens the season today, 21 October, at the National Radio’s Studio No. 1. Conductor Antoni Donchev, who has headed the orchestra for ten years, says that the musicians have lined up interesting programmes which they will present to audiences in the coming months.

The first concert is dedicated to the 50th birthday of Georgi Kornazov – trombonist, composer and arranger who lives in France – and will feature his suite “Reflections”.


Georgi Kornazov has released several albums among them Sila meaning Strength, Suznanie or Conscience, a project which was turned into a suite performed by the Big Band of the BNR etc. Audiences in Bulgaria are acquainted with another one of his projects as well – Shades of Light, presented in 2018 together with elite Bulgarian jazz musicians.


More from category

Petko Staynov House, Kazanlak

Petko Staynov- an artist endowed with professional intuition and foresight

Academician Petko Staynov is among the most prominent Bulgarian composers and public figures. He headed a series of music and cultural institutions. In 1923, he graduated from the Dresden Musical Conservatory. Having returned to his home..

published on 12/1/21 9:01 AM

Delya and her song You Are Not

Delya Haralampieva is a pop singer-songwriter and actress. One of her songs – You Are Not – has been in the Bulgarian National Radio’s Top 20 national weekly Bulgarian pop and rock music chart for months. Delya works together with Vladislav..

published on 11/29/21 9:54 AM

Life as a miracle and monster in new show by Dyana Dafova

Singer Diana Dafova is known for her large-scale creative projects that she has presented in Bulgaria, Europe and the United States. She is also known for her participation in various humanitarian and environmental activities. Recently, she has..

published on 11/26/21 5:41 PM
Подкасти от БНР