A new Ardenza Foundation project presented in cooperation with the National Museum of Bulgarian Visual Arts, ARTdenza

is a concert series inspired by paintings by Bulgarian artists in the Museum's permanent collection. See a Bulgarian

National TV clip here.


Concert I: Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014 at 4PM

Romantic Scene: Songs of Love

inspired by the painting "Preparations for the Dance" by Elena Karamihailova

Musical program: Romantic duos and trios by Mendelssohn, Chopin, Suk, Beach, Elgar, Debussy, Gershwin, and Piazzolla. 

With the Ardenza Trio


Concert II: Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 at 4PM

Afternoon Rest: Bulgarian Lullabies

inspired by the paintings "Vacation" by Marie-Terez Gospodinova and "On the Porch" by Damyan Nikolov

Musical program: Sketches for Children by Krum Tabakov and lullabies by 22 Bulgarian composers, incl. world premieres

of pieces by Gheorghi Arnaoudov, Victor Chuchkov, Tsenko Minkin, and Mihail Pekov. With Daniela Dikova, piano



Concert III: Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014 at 4PM

Holiday Celebration: Ruchenitsa!

inspired by the painting "Ruchenitsa" by Murkvichka

Musical program: International selection of dances by Strauss, Brahms, Grieg, Albeniz, Granados, Hadjiev, Hristoskov,

Vladigerov, Pekov, Pipkov, Staynov. With the Ardenza Trio

ARTdenza (на български тук)