List of concerts at NDK, Sofia

The National Palace of Culture (short NDK) is one of the major music venues in Sofia, Bulgaria. The main Hall 1 with its more than 3500 comfortable seats has hosted many famous performers and hit spectacles.[1]

Below is a list of some of the events that have been held there.

Hall 1Edit

Rock, pop and jazz performersEdit

BandsEdit

Year Date Band Tour
1998 December 6 [1][2][3] Uriah Heep & Nazareth Sonic Origami and Boogaloo albums support
1999 March 19 [1][4] Electric Light Orchestra II (ELO)
June 25 [1][5] Apocalyptica Inquisition Symphony album support
2000 August 15 [1][6] Toto Mindfields Tour
2002 June 11 [7][8] B.T.R. with guest performer Glenn Hughes The Game album support
July 3 [1][9] Dream Theater World Tourbulence Tour
July 13 [1][10] The Manhattan Transfer The Spirit of St. Louis album support
August 13 [1][11] Smokie
2003 September 12 [1][12][13] Placebo Sleeping with Ghosts album support
October 11 [1][14] Moloko Statues album support
2004 May 29 [1][15] Jethro Tull The Jethro Tull Christmas Album support
2006 September 18 [1][16] Level 42 Retroglide album support
September 23 [1][17] Chambao
October 24 [18] Lubeh
November 13 [19] Earth, Wind & Fire Illumination album support
2007 April 17 [20][21] Blackmore's Night The Village Lanterne album support
2008 June 23 [22] Kansas Playlist: The Very Best of Kansas album support
October 3 [23] Thin Lizzy
December 4 [24] Signal anniversary show
December 12 [25] Shturcite
2009 March 22 [26][27] Asia Phoenix album support
2010 March 10 [28] Mashina Vremeni
December 13 [29] FSB
2011 May 14 [30][31] Omega
June 20 [32][33] Kansas
2012 October 18 [34] Status Quo

Solo artistsEdit

Year Date Artist Tour
1993 James Brown
1994 Joe Cocker
1995 Georgi Minchev
1996 May 19 [1][35][36] Sting Mercury Falling Tour
October 21 [1] John McLaughlin & Paco de Lucía & Al Di Meola
2000 April 16 [1][37][38] Steve Vai & Eric Sardinas The Ultra Zone album support
2001 May 21 [1][39] Yngwie Malmsteen War to End All Wars album support
2002 July 1 [1][40][41] Joe Satriani Strange Beautiful Tour
2004 October 18 [1][42] Jerry Lee Lewis
2005 October 5 [43][44] Fish Return to Childhood, 20th Anniversary Tour
November 16 [37][45] Steve Vai & Eric Sardinas European Tour - Real Illusions: Reflections album support
2006 October 28 [1][46] Al Di Meola Consequence of Chaos album support
2007 July 23 [47] Chuck Berry
September 8 [48] Gary Moore Old New Ballads Blues album support
September 28 [7][49] Glenn Hughes Music for the Divine album support
October 25 [50] Robin Gibb
November 6 [51] Chick Corea & Béla Fleck The Enchantment album support
2008 June 11 [52][53] Mark Knopfler Kill to Get Crimson Tour
July 21 [54] Bobby McFerrin
2009 February 22 [55] James Blunt
June 30 [56] Michael Bolton
September 9 [57] Macy Gray
October 6 [58] Lili Ivanova
October 14 [59] Todor Kolev a gala concert
October 28 [60][61] Sylvie Vartan Tournée d'automne
2010 March 4 [62] Alla Pugacheva
June 3 [63][64][65][66] Bob Dylan Europe Summer Tour
October 30 [67] Jon Lord Concerto for Group and Orchestra
2011 April 11 [68] Mariza
November 4 [69] Paul Anka
2012 May 30 [70] Zaz
October 31 [71][72] Steve Vai
2013 March 22 [73] Chris Norman
March 30 [74][75] Tarja Turunen Beauty and the Beat World Tour
April 29 [76][77] Mark Knopfler Privateering Tour

Classical music performers and other spectaclesEdit

Year Date Artist Notes
2000 September 16 [1][78] Montserrat Caballé
2006 May 21 [1][79] Andrea Bocelli
2007 June 23 [80] Wadaiko Yamato
2009 June 15 [1][81] Nigel Kennedy
2010 April 11 [82] Wadaiko Yamato
April 14 [1][83] Richard Clayderman
2011 November 2 [84] Lord of the Dance musical
2012 December 10 [1][85] José Carreras

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