THE GREAT VOICES OF BULGARIA was founded by Zdravko Mihaylov in 1971. It consolidates three choirs: Women’s, Mixed and Men’s. In 1990 they were united under the single name, The Great Voices of Bulgaria, becoming the first Bulgarian independent (privately funded) artistic ensemble. Since 1999, its Music Director is Ilia Mihaylov. Since 2005 they are represented by the Bulgarian Musical Society.