Roots & Wings with Petar Naydenov

Roots and Wings - Initiative by Rodina Sydney, Bulgarian Cultural and Social not-for-profit Association in Sydney, Australia. In this exciting series of live online interviews, you can hear first-hand the stories of inspiring Bulgarians, who share their journey of turning their dreams into reality. These contemporary “greats” and innovative thinkers bring their message to you from Australia, New Zealand and other parts of the world. The interviews are conducted in Bulgarian.

Our wonderful guest in April was Petar Naydenov.


Petar Naydenov is a Principal Double Bass in the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra and a faculty member at the Zurich University of the Arts. After completing his studies with the highest distinction in Bulgaria, he was engaged as a Solo Double Bass player in the Bulgarian National Radio Chamber Orchestra. Today Petar is also the Artistic Director of the Allegra Festival and Academy, which began its existence in 2014 in Ruse, Bulgaria. Every year, in July the Academy provides an excellent opportunity for communication between audiences, students, and world-class distinguished teachers and performers.