• Sofia Philharmonic new season is opening

      Sofia Philharmonic new season is opening

      The new guest star, conductor Sascha Goetzel will open season 2019-2020 with Symphony No.1 by Gustav Mahler on 12 September at the Bulgaria Hall in Sofia. This symphony is a titanic work which ushered in a new stage in the development of symphonic music.

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    • Woodstock, pinnacle of the hippie dream, turns 50

      Woodstock, pinnacle of the hippie dream, turns 50

      A freewheeling weekend of indulgence. A New York farm transformed by idealistic youths into a mid-size city. A celebration of rock music and utopian ideals. Woodstock was many things but one thing is clear - it is heralded in the popular consciousness as the cultural touchstone of a generation.

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    • Opera Fest in Bansko marks its 10th anniversary

      Opera Fest in Bansko marks its 10th anniversary

      The opera festival in Bansko will mark its 10th anniversary with an extensive programme targeting fans of classical music. The opening gala of the Opera Fest jubilee edition on 22 August, at 19:00 is trusted to Sofia Philharmonic and children’s music educational project Fortissimo Family which will stage “Vivaldi and the Little Otto”.

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    • Opera of the Peaks

      Opera of the Peaks

      The fourth edition of the festival Opera of the Peaks will include ballet, opera and musical. It will take place from 20 July to 4 August at the Belogradchik Rocks.

      “We would like to establish opera tourism,” the opera's director Maestro Plamen Kartaloff told journalists.

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    • Superstar Garanca to sing in Sofia

      Superstar Garanca to sing in Sofia

      Elina Garanca, the world-renowned opera singer with unique timbre and sensuous voice, is set to perform in Hall 1 of the National Palace of Culture in Sofia on 23 September. The beautiful mezzosoprano has been invited by the Sofia Philharmonic to give a concert under the guidance of one of the most beloved contemporary conductors - Karel Mark Chichon.

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    • Bulgaria's great opera voices

      Bulgaria's great opera voices

      The exclusive album series Bulgaria's Great Opera Voices presents, for the first time, restored analogue recordings by some of the country's most famous opera singers of the past, the project's music producers announced.

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    • Pianist Ludmil Angelov and violist Rumen Cvetkov: Music awakens the soul

      Pianist Ludmil Angelov and violist Rumen Cvetkov: Music awakens the soul

      Brahms Alliance is the title of the first ever album of established pianist and teacher Ludmil Angelov and violist Rumen Cvetkov - two renowned Bulgarian classical musicians, whose life is divided between Bulgaria and Spain. They have a relatively new but certainly promising partnership. In an interview with Europost the musicians y explain how they met and decided to try playing together.

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    • Kremena Mineva: Andre Rieu changed my life

      Kremena Mineva: Andre Rieu changed my life

      When you choose an occupation and find a job, the most important thing is to have joy in what you do, pour your heart in it and get satisfaction from it, says concertmaster Kremena Mineva in an interview to Europost.

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