Upcoming event:

SONOGRAMS 2017
Sofia, 1 - 25 October

Orange Factory psychoacoustic arts is active since January 2003

Past projects:

2003

Concert with the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra within the framework of AmBul in Sofia. Works by Rachmaninov, Kile Smith and Michail Goleminov (First Bulgarian work for orchestra and live electronics)

Soloist – Angela Tosheva, Conductor: Rosalind Erwin, USA
Organized by Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra, Orange Factory and the Embassy of the United States of America in Bulgaria

Audio recording production with the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra – 3 rd Symphony “The dramatic” by A. P. Johnson (The Apollo project inc., Florida, USA). Artistic supervisor and consultant: Angela Tosheva

„Walking on the edge” – British and Bulgarian contemporary music. Works by Gavin Bryars, Michail Goleminov, G. Arnaoudov, R. Balyozov, Mark Anthony Turnage, Erollyn Wallen and Graham Firkin
Organized by British Council Bulgaria and Orange Factory


2004

CD with Bela Bartok's piano works. In co-operation with the Hungarian Institute of Culture Sofia and ARAL - BULEMS

First edition of the Sofia International Music Master Classes (Piano and composition)

Second edition of the Sofia International Music Master Classes and workshop with Fergus Johnston, piano happening at the “Kamerton” music store in Sofia (pieces for ten pianos)

Audio recording production - Anna Levi (piano) - Works by Alfred Schnittke and Nikolay Korndorf

CD with piano etudes by Claude Debussy, Alexander Scriabin and Gyorgy Ligeti
Produced in co-operation with the Bulgarian mobile operator MTel

CD with Bela Bartok's piano works. In co-operation with the Hungarian Institute of Culture Sofia and ARAL - BULEMS


2005

Third edition of the Sofia International Music Master Classes


2006

Celebrating Bela Bartok's 125 th anniversary with the Sofia Philharmonics. Works by Bela Bartok and Michail Golemino. Symphony concert, organized by Orange Factory, Sofia philharmonic orchestra and the Hungarian Cultural Institute in Sofia
Soloist: Angela Tosheva
Gabor Hollerung, cond.

International Ivan Spassov Festival Pazardzhick
In co-operation with the “Prof. Ivan Spassov” Foundation - Plovdiv
Performance of Paolo Longo's “Histoires du cendre” for two pianos and percussion (prizewinner at the Ivan Spassov composition contest 2003)

Six radio broadcasts at the Bulgarian National Radio: The Bartok Archive

Fourth edition of the Sofia International Music Master Classes in the “Boris Christoff' music centre in Sofia.

ppIANISSIMO Festival in Sofia - “EXTENDED PIANO” – piano, two pianos, audio, electronics and video - a multimedia project of piano duo A. Tosheva – Michail Goleminov, within the framework of the festival in the Bulgaria National Radio
Works by Rumen. Balyozov, Pascal Dusapin, Somei Satoh, Ton de Leeuw and Michail Goleminov

CD production: Piano works by Ivan Spassov (Roxana Bogdanova , piano)

5 th international Liszt – Bartok piano competition in Sofia
Organized by Orange Factory, the Hungarian Cultural Institute Sofia, Hungarian Centre of Culture Bucharest and the National Academy of Music in Sofia.

International round table of musicology dedicated to the Bela Bartok's 125 th anniversary
Organized in co-operation with the Hungarian Cultural Institute Participants from Hungary, USA and Bulgaria.
Among others - musicologists from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, The Bartok Archive in Budapest and the University of Northern Kentucky, USA


2007

CD production – Angela Tosheva plays piano works by Sergei Rachmaninov and Michail Goleminov

Dutch Piano Music in Bulgaria – a project consisting of master classes with contemporary Dutch piano music in Sofia and CD production - Angela Tosheva plays piano works and works for piano and electronics by Roderik de Man, Ton Bruynel, Ton de Kruyf, Klaas de Vries and Ton de Leeuw.
Presentation of the CD in October 2007 in the City Fine Arts Gallery in Sofia.

Easter Festival of Contemporary Chamber Music in Sofia - Participants from Bulgaria, Ireland and Denmark. Eight concerts with XX and XXI century acoustic and electronic music and video art, concert-exhibition “Musical graphs – graphical music”, world premieres and performances of works by composers from all over the world – among others Zimmermann, Ramati, Schoenberg, Stockhausen, Ton de Leeuw, Roderik de Man, Webern, Goleminov, Logothetis, Ginastera, Somei Satoh, Boucourechliev and others, plus presentation of Michail Goleminov's latest multimedia disk “Mozart's Trip to Manchuria”.


5th edition of the Sofia International Music Master Classes, in co-operation with the Royal Dutch Embassy in Sofia


2008

Multimedia CD production:” CREATE!” (Interactive music course and experimental composition and improvisation environment for children at the age between 10 and 15)
Concept, human interface and programming by Michail Goleminov.

Co-production with the University of Northern Kentucky:
“AMERICAN – BULGARIAN NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL”
with special guests Angela Tosheva and Michail Goleminov
Master classes, concerts, workshops and discussions at the Graves Concert Hall at University of Northern Kentucky, and the Carnegie Visual and Performing Arts Center in Covington, Kentucky.
Works by Andre Boucourechliev, Konstantin Iliev, Lazar Nikolov, Michail Goleminov, Milen Panayotov, Morton Feldman, Charles Ives, Roderik de Man, and Kurt Sander among others.

Audio recording production with the Vidin Philharmonic Orchestra and trumpet player
Arik Davidov (Israel): “The Beloved Jewish Songs”
Artistic supervisor and consultant: Angela Tosheva

6 th edition of the Sofia International Music Master Classes

TRANSART 2008 – festival of contemporary arts. Guest artists from Ireland, The Netherlands, France. Music, interactive installations, exhibitions and film projections.


2009

Angela Tosheva's concert tour in Budapest, Bratislava, Kosice and Prague

7th edition of the Sofia International Music Master Classes

International composer's competition within the EUPHONIA'2009 project of the EC and the Sofia Municipality


2010

Fryderik Chopin's bicentenary celebration with the presentation of the book “Regard sur Chopin” by Andre Boucourechliev; concert with works by Chopin and Boucourechliev in the Polish Institute in Sofia

Presentation of the book “Regard sur Chopin” in Plovdiv, Kijustendil, Pernik, Varna, Schumen

Robert Schumann's bicentenary celebration within the frames of the festival “Salon of Arts” in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia – presentation of the book “Schumann” by Andre Boucourechliev; concert with works by Schumann and Boucourechliev

Piano recital of Angela Tosheva within the framework of the New Year's Festival in Sofia, NDK with works by Schumann, Chopin and Liszt celebrating the three bicentenaries.


2011

Premiere of the book CHOPIN by Franz Liszt in Bulgarian. Translation by Pavlina Ribarova.


2012

D-Cult – a software project supported by the National Culture Fund. Digital interactive environment for amateurs. Software engineer – Michail Goleminov.

World premiere of HYPERKLAVIER by M. Goleminov

SONOGRAMS – chamber music festival - featurig Apollo piano trio, Michael VanPelt (saxophone)


2013

Premiere of the book “Debyssy (La revolution subtile)” by Andre Boucourechliev in Bulgarian language, in the French Cultural institute in Sofia. Translation by Pavlina Ribarova.

Piano recital Michail Goleminov @Bulgarian Radio/PPianissimo festival
Works by John Cage, Andre Boucourechliev, Luigi Nono, Michail Goleminov and others


2014

Premiere of the book IGOR STRAVINSKY by Andre Boucourechliev in Bulgarian language, in the French Cultural institute in Sofia. Translation by Pavlina Ribarova and Zornitsa Kitinska.


2015

Studio1 of the Bulgarian National Radio.
“Timeless circles” - an audio-visual performance in co-operation with Yarilo music society, Vancouver, Canada, based on a collage of piano works by Erik Satie, Simeon ten Holt, Lubomyr Melnik and Colin McDonald. Visuals by Velko Vechev.
Anna Levy and Angela Tosheva – piano, Michail Goleminov – synthesizer.

June 3 @"Bulgaria" chamber music hall, Sofia
Piano recital - Angela Tosheva
World premiere of “Homage to Salvador Dali” by Michail Goleminov – interactive video installation based on gesture sonification, with live piano music
Works for piano and piano with electronics
by Roderik de Man, Luigi Nono, Andre Boucurechliev
Pascal Dusapin and György Ligeti

REWRAPPED - a project of Michail Goleminov @Sofia University "Saint Climent of Ohrid"
Live performance of Liszt - Sonata in b minor & Ravel - Gaspard de la nuit, with visuals and original electronic music by Michail Goleminov

2016

SONOGRAMS chamber music festival
Piano recital Angela Tosheva - Couperin, Marchand, Bach and Froberger
Piano recital Phillippe Hattat (FR) - Ginastera, Boucourechliev, Merlet, Dusapin
Hommage to Fr. Couperin by Michail Goleminov - "Les barricades mysterieuses" - piano, percussion, double bass, visuals and live-electronics
Multimedia performance - Duo Hammerklavier (Vasily Ilisavsky - harpsichord, and Galina Draganova - hammerklavier. Visuals and FX by Michail Goleminov and V. Ilisavsky


2017

Michail Goleminov - improvisations on music graphs by Logothetis, Kriwet, Moran, Goleminov and Ramati @AULA @Sofia University

Piano recital Angela Tosheva & Michai Goleminov @Goethe-Institut Sofia - Beethoven,Dusapin, Stockhausen, Ligeti and Luigi Nono

 

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