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03 Sep 2010

Union of Bulgarian Composers

The Union of Bulgarian Composers is an association which promotes the interest in and the quality of Bulgarian music in the country and abroad. Apart from this, it provides support to its members and informs on national and international events. Its website contains a database of musicologists, as well as a list of Bulgarian composers including a short biography, a portrait photo and a list of works and a section with mp3 files.

The Society statutes stipulate that the organisation aims at:

  • Helping boost the interest in Bulgarian music of high artistic quality in the country and abroad, watching over a correct development of Bulgarian music life and promoting a high level musical culture in Bulgaria;

  • Encouraging composers to use traditional music and recreate it in artistic forms;

  • Achieving closer relationship among composers;

  • Creating better work conditions for composers;

  • Assisting financially challenged composers;

  • Preserving the memory of composers of merit.