September 28th, 2012

Divi Zheni Performs for Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev!

Divi Zheni with the President of Bulgaria, Rosen Plevneliev

On September 28, 2012, the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Bulgaria in Massachusetts, The Bulgarian American Cultural Center Madara in Boston, and Europeans Worldwide in Boston, hosted a Community Meeting with the President of the Republic of Bulgaria, Mr. Rosen Plevneliev. Divi Zheni and Zornitsa were honored […]

March 3rd, 2011

Love Songs for Spring Time

This past fall and winter our director Tatiana brought us a host of new folk songs to learn, including several love songs about women named Gana, Rajka, Marcho, and their recalcitrant mothers and forlorn boyfriends. The rowdiest of these is a Greek tune, Dimitroula Mu, in which the protagonist’s sweetheart says (if I may paraphrase) […]

August 26th, 2010

Back From Bulgaria

We’re back from our two week concert tour in Bulgaria. It was awe-inspiring to be up in the Sredna Gora mountains and down by the Black Sea, witnessing beautiful Balkan music performances, and offering our own as well. Our deepest thanks to our Boston-area audience members and donors for your support this year, which made […]