Concert of the Philharmonic marking the 80th anniversary of the birth of composer Aleksandar Dzambazov will be held this Thursday, April 14th at the Army Hall at 8 pm.
Aleksandar Dzambazov (03/02/1936, Stapar) is recognized as the father of the children’s song festival "Golden Nightingale'', for 37 years conductor of the Dance Orchestra of MRTV, arranger and author of pop, mass and choral works, orchestral works, film and theater music. With his work he leaves an indelible trace in the development of Macedonian music from the second half of the 20th century in several of its genres.
The program of the concert brings a small selection from his rich diversity, ranging from popular hits "Samo ti”, unforgettable blues"Da nema razdelbi'', latent tango "Ljubov neverna'' and"Glaebi beli","Doviduvanje","Detstvo","Ohrid i jas". His affinity for jazz is even more apparent in compositions written for the Dance Orchestra of MRTV as "Jugosaund'', "Balada za Shpato'', "Reminiscencija", "Charli" and others. For the first time "Seven Dance Variations" for piano and orchestrawill be performed.
Before the concert SOCOM prizes will be officially awarded: "Trajko Prokopiev" (Lifetime Achievement Award), "Georgi Bozikov" (for best performance of a piece by a Macedonian author) and "Pance Peshev" (for best work by a Macedonian author).
Under the baton of maestro Sasa Nikolovski-Gjumar accompanied by the Macedonian Philharmonic as vocal soloists will feature prominent figures from the Macedonian music scene: Adrijana Janevska, Nade Talevska, Nina Janeva, Saso Gigov - Gish, Igor Mitrovic, Aleksandar Tarabunov, and as piano soloist - Dino Imeri.
Host of the program will be Igor Dzambazov.
The project that is part of the 39th Days of Macedonian Music, is financially supported by the Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra.
Entrance is free.