• Language
International Festival of Brass Orchestras – Town of Veliko Tarnovo

International Festival of Brass Orchestras – Town of Veliko Tarnovo

The International Festival of Brass Orchestras is held every year in the eve of 22 September – the independence day of Bulgaria, and lasts for 4 or 5 days. It is a part of the cultural program of Veliko Tarnovo municipality. The festival is the first of its kind in Bulgaria.
Organizer of the event is the Foundation International Festival of Military Orchestras, aimed at development and promotion of military music. Co-organizers of the festival are Veliko Tarnovo Municipality and the National Military University “Vasil Levski”, town of Veliko Tarnovo.
The festival was held for the first time in Veliko Tarnovo in 2006. 4 Bulgarian and 4 foreign orchestras took part in it – representative military brass orchestras from Belgium, France, Ukraine, and Bulgaria. Concerts were presented to the students of Emilian Stanev school, Veliko Tarnovo, cadets and soldiers of the National Military University “Vasil Levski”, as well as unforgettable evening shows, presented by all orchestras in the Palace of Culture and Sports – Vasil Levski, town of Veliko Tarnovo.
The second festival was held in September 2007 in the towns of Veliko Tarnovo and Stara Zagora. 2 Bulgarian and 2 foreign orchestras took part in it.


PICTURES All
International Festival of Brass Orchestras – Town of Veliko Tarnovo International Festival of Brass Orchestras – Town of Veliko Tarnovo International Festival of Brass Orchestras – Town of Veliko Tarnovo International Festival of Brass Orchestras – Town of Veliko Tarnovo International Festival of Brass Orchestras – Town of Veliko Tarnovo
Opening hours

Access to all festival events – shows, concerts, and participation in the shows is free.

Contacts

Contacts with the Foundation International Festival of Military Orchestras

Entrance B, block 31, 13 Dragan Tsanchev Str., town of Veliko Tarnov

Tel: +359 62 618752

e-mail: militaryfest@abv.bg
e-mail: office@militaryfest.com
Website: www.militaryfest.com

RECOMMENDED TO SEE All
Silkosia Reservation Silkosia Reservation

The Silkosiya Reservation is the first reservation in Bulgaria. It was declared by Decree No 8485 of 29 June 1933 of the Ministry of ...

The Kapinovo Monastery The Kapinovo Monastery

The Kapinovo Monastery “Saint Nikola the Miracle Worker” is located 14 km from the city of Veliko Tarnovo and some 5 km from the village ...

The Zhaba Mogila Thracian Tomb in the city of Strelcha The Zhaba Mogila Thracian Tomb in the city of Strelcha

The Zhaba Mogila (Frog Mound Tomb) is located in the area of the Draganov Well a few kilometers from the city of Strelcha. It is the largest ...

Primorsko Primorsko

The town of Primorsko is situated on a small peninsula in the southeastern part of the Black Sea coast. It is situated at a distance of 50 ...

Thracian Temple Complex, Starosel Thracian Temple Complex, Starosel

The Thracian Temple Complex in the Chetinyovata Mogila, at a distance of 4km from the village of Starosel, was found in 2000. It has a ...