This article’s narrative is devoted to the interpretation of Sonatina for Violin and Piano (1979) by Lazar Nikolov – one of the most important representatives of “New Music” in Bulgaria. The author shares her personal experience regarding performance problems, since stereotypes of such type are not possible in this work. Violin dynamics, articulation and fingering […]
This article introduces the reader to the instrument carillon (unknown in Bulgaria) discussing its design and mechanism, its origins, playing techniques, music literature, as well as carillon organisations, traditions, etc.
This article discusses contemporary society phenomena – those of “information society”, formed by technology and internet – surveying knowledge organization into computer encyclopedias, databases, etc., outlining improved communication devices in the new information space. One of them is the internet – permitting quick evolution in information transfer. Technology leaves its mark on scientist interaction, introducing […]
This article attempts to analyze Shostakovich’s 9th Symphony from a conductor’s point of view. It contains essential data that is needed by the young conductor, prior to realizing the score. Style, dramaturgy and form peculiarities are presented, also key points, deserving director’s special attention. And so, the year is 1945. The war is over. The […]