The festival is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality. It has established itself as the only festival in Bulgaria about ancient music. It presents the European musical art through historically informed performance and instruments relevant to the era in which the works were created, and thus places Sofia among the hosts of such festivals - Barcelona, London, Berlin, Istanbul, Bucharest and others.
Bulgaria Chamber Hall
Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski - Ceremonial Hall,
At its 9th edition, Piano Extravaganza Festival will present eight piano recitals, one chamber music concerts, one jazz concert, one music evening and “Open doors day” for adults and children. The extraordinary artists and the variety of the repertoire of the 12 events will satisfy even the most sophisticated connoisseurs.
The event has become a music festival with a distinct theme, which makes it unique in its character and program content.
The program of the event includes, along with the well-known masterpieces of classical music, works of similarly high quality, but rarely performed or by authors left undeservedly in the shadow of the most brilliant composers.
The festival is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality
European Theater Night invites all theater fans to become part of a large-scale forum with captivating art events in an unusual and personal way. The project was launched in 2008 in Croatia. The night encompasses and shows quality theater art with no borders, without any language, religious or ethnic barriers. For 6 years in Bulgaria, the initiative has won the hearts of people, media, actors and directors, as well as has attracted the attention of new audiences. The scope and content of the program are constantly expanding, and the event is highly rated.
Regional History Museum – Sofia brought the exhibition to life in partnership with: Bulgarian National History Museum, Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum at Bulgarian Academy of Science, Museum of Socialist Art and Bulgarian National Film Archive.
Oborishte 5 Gallery and Hall
The duo Dancheva-Pasotti will perform arias and lamentos by the contemporary of Monteverdi – Sigismondo d'India. He became acquainted with all the main vocal styles of his time and employed in his works the most effective compositional techniques .
Alena Dancheva – soprano
Michele Pasotti – teorba
In the program: Sigismondo d'India, Kapsberger, Piccinini
The festival is part of the Cultural Events Calendar of Sofia Municipality for 2019.
The first of them - on November 13, is part of the program of the New Year's Music Festival of the National Palace of Culture and is organized by Loud Concerts.