Master Classes and competition

London Festival of Bulgarian Culture present the first edition of its series of Educational events which will be held as part of the festival’s Programme, including Master classes, Competition, and Gala Concert of the competition Winners.

The accent on this first edition of the Educational events will be on the VIOLIN and its repertoire.

Download Application

- Entry Form
- Terms and Conditions (Master Class)
- Terms and Conditions (Competition)

Deadline for entries:
Monday, 1st of November 2010

Group A (Age 10 - 14)

P. Hadjiev - Pesen (Song)
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Groupe B (Age 15 - 18)

P. Hadjiev - Ratchenica (Dance)
Download 1, 2

P. Hadjiev - Horo (Hora)
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P. Hristoskov - Malka Toccata (Short Toccata)
Download 1, 2, 3, 4

Group C (Age 19 - 24)

M. Goleminov - Short Suite - 1st Movement
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M. Goleminov - Short Suite - 2nd Movement
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M. Goleminov - Short Suite - 3rd Movement
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M. Goleminov - Short Suite - 4th Movement
Download 1, 2

The Programme of our educational events is as follows:

Sunday, 7/11/10
morning and afternoon – Violin Master classes

Sunday, 14/11/10
morning – Violin Master classes
early afternoon – Violin competition
late afternoon/ evening – Gala concert of the competition Winners

All events will be held at the Bulgarian Embassy in London:
186-188 Queen's Gate
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The Aims of our educational events are to:

Popularize the works of the Bulgarian composers such as
- Pancho Vladigerov
- Marin Goleminov
- Parashkev Hadjiev
- Petar Hristoskov

- Present a chance for the young children and adults to perform and present at a competition some exciting and less known pieces from such Bulgarian composers, as well as pieces from the standard musical repertoire.

- Offer the opportunity for any students receiving music lessons privately or in Music colleges and Schools Music departments, to take part in a master class given by some of the most outstanding Bulgarian teachers and performers, and particularly focusing on the exploration of the Bulgarian repertoire.

- Present the winners of the competition with the chance to perform at future festival events.