Recordings

I have recorded a number of CDs, some privately and some for the Polish record label Acte Preable. They are listed below, with audio samples. They are available and if you want a copy of any of them, please contact me on the Contact page.




VaiVeMusic for Two Pianos with the Bulgarian pianist Valentina Seferinova. Valentina was also a student of Venera Bojkova's former teacher, Liubomir Dinolov in Sofia and this CD represents a uniquely conjoined vision of some of the major repertoire for two pianos.



Recorded at Bulgarian National Radio Studios, Sofia

  • Rachmaninov - Suite for Two Pianos, Op.17,
  • Benjamin Britten - Op. 23 Nos. 1 & 2, Introduction and Rondo alla Burlesca, and Mazurka Elegiaca
  • Liszt (arr. Dinolov) - Variations on a Theme of Paganini
  • Staccato Horo by the Bulgarian composer Pancho Vladigerov

9.99 (plus postage)

(Opening of the 2nd movt., Valse, of the Rachmaninov Suite)




PachulskiMusic for solo piano and piano duo by the Polish composer Henryk Pachulski

Recorded at Polish National Radio studios, Warsaw for the Polish record label, Acte Preable.

Valentina Seferinova and Venera Bojkova - Piano



  • Fantaisie Op. 17 for two pianos
  • Polonaise, Op.5 for 2 pianos
  • Suite, Op.13 for piano 4 hands
  • Meditation, Op.25 for piano 4 hands
  • String Quartet in G major Op.11 by Anton Arensky for piano 4 hands

9.99 (plus postage)

(Fantaisie in A Major Op.17 for 2 Pianos - Andante)


WieniawskiMusic for solo piano and piano duo by the Polish composer Jozef Wieniawski

Recorded at Polish National Radio studios, Warsaw for the Polish record label, Acte Preable.

Valentina Seferinova and Venera Bojkova - Piano



  • Fantaisie Op. 42 for two pianos
  • Tarantelle, Op.4
  • Valse de Salon, Op.7
  • Fantaisie and Fugue, Op.25
  • Two Tarantelles, Op.35
  • Nocturne, Op.37
  • Vallie-Caprice, Op.46
  • Reverie, Op.45, No.1

    Valse de Concert, Op.3

9.99 (plus postage)

(Valse de Salon, op.72 - A son Altesse La Princesse de Hohenzollern-Hechingen)


Somov

Alexander Somov - 'Cello

Venera Bojkova- Piano

Sasho Somov is a former principal 'cello of the Royal Northern Sinfonia and is now principal of the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg. He also has a wide ranging and successful career as a soloist.

Recorded at the Allendale Music Festival, Northumberland



  • Vivaldi Sonata in Eminor for 'cello and piano
  • Brahms Sonata, Op. 38 in E minor
  • Rachmaninov, Piano Prelude, Op. 32 No. 5
  • Rachmaninov, 'Polchinelle, Op. 3
  • Tchaikowsky, Variations on a Rococco Theme

11.99 (plus postage)

(Opening of the Rococco Variations, Tchaikowsky)

Broadwood

The Broadwood Ensemble consisted of Venera Bojkova and some of this region's foremost players including former principals from the North of England's professional chamber orchestra, the Royal Northern Sinfonia.

Roger Winfield - Oboe*
George Macdonald - Clarinet
Helen Shillito - Horn
Michael Chapman - Bassoon*



  • Beethoven - Quintet for PIano and Wind, Op. 16
  • Mozart - Quintet for Piano and Wind, K452
  • Poulenc - Trio for Piano, Oboe and Bassoon

9.99 (plus postage)

(Opening of the 2nd movt., Adagio, of the Beethoven Quintet)

*Michael Chapman, our bassoon player, and Roger Winfield, oboe, both died in the year after we recorded the CD. We all mourn their untimely passing.