New rock festival attracts music fans to Chelopech Municipal Park

Film director and MEP Andrey Slabakov and former mayor of the seaside town of Kavarna, Tsonko Tsonev, have established the basis of a new rock festival in Bulgaria. It is held on August 9 and 10 at the Korminesh Park, with the assistance of the..

published on 8/8/19 3:17 PM

Children’s choir from Rousse earns medals and the admiration of audiences in Italy

The St. George the Victor choir from the city of Rousse ended its 25 th concert season on a high point – it took part in the Seghizzi international choral singing competition in Gorizia, Italy. The 59 th edition of the event..

published on 8/3/19 8:35 AM

Groovy Jazz – music album by Dimitar Karamfilov and Peter Georgiev

Guitar and double bass in jazz music – a well-known music collaboration worldwide, but not so much on local Bulgarian stage. The album Groovy Jazz, created by two popular Bulgarian jazz instrumentalists: Dimitar Karamfilov – double bass and..

published on 7/31/19 2:59 PM

Jivko Petrov and his new album “TEN”

Melodic, subtle, romantic... These are just some of the words that can describe the new solo album by jazz pianist Jivko Petrov. For more than 20 years he has been one of the leading Bulgarian musicians, characterized by strong sensitivity...

published on 7/22/19 3:04 PM

Belogradchik hosts fourth edition of annual opera festival Opera of the Peaks – Belogradchik Rocks

The town of Belogradchik (Northwest Bulgaria) hosts the fourth edition of the annual opera festival Opera of the Peaks – Belogradchik Rocks. The festival programme includes Il Trovatore opera by Giuseppe Verdi, as well as the spectacular shows of..

published on 7/20/19 9:30 AM

Plamen Bonev: "The best things in life are quite simple"

The name of the new song that Plamen Bonev and Shaka Zulu Orchestra recorded a few days ago is called "Hodi mi se na more" (or “ I need to go to the seaside” ). It is a cheerful and optimistic summer song that has already been gaining popularity..

published on 7/20/19 8:00 AM

I am blessed to have had someone like her in my life: famed folk singer Sonya Kuncheva in the eyes of her granddaughter

“I put my soul into singing,” Sonya Kuncheva would say about her life in folk music. Facts speak for themselves – with her beautiful, sensual voice, she has breathed new life into more than 500 songs from Northeastern Bulgaria (the regions of..

published on 7/13/19 8:30 AM

Consequences – second album by Milen Kokusharov and Vesselin Eko Vesselinov

It has been two years since the release of the first solo album by two jazzmen - Milen Kokusharov (piano) and Vesselin Eko Vesselinov (bass). Titled ImproviSatie, it was dedicated to Erik Satie. The musicians presented music by the French..

published on 7/11/19 12:57 PM

“Musica sin fin”– first solo album by Mario Stantchev

“I have always loved to work in different directions but this is my first solo album with “recorded” music,” Mario Stantchev says, presenting his new album “Musica sin fin”(neverending music). Jazz pianist, composer and founder of the..

published on 7/9/19 12:53 PM

Peter Dimitrov: The A to JazZ programme is compelling, the festival is emotional and genuine

Christian Scott aTundeAdjuah and his latest album Ancestral Recall, “explosive sounds” from the band Ghost Note, “child prodigy” Jacob Collier, now all grown up... These are just some of the names on the programme of the festival and audiences are sure to..

published on 7/5/19 8:30 AM