Orchestras

Recitals and Chamber Music

Les Siècles

Tuesday, 19 September 17:00, The Romanian Athenaeum

Formed in the summer of 2003 by François-Xavier Roth, Les Siècles comprises outstanding young players pooled from the very finest French ensembles. Roth’s founding ambition was for his orchestra to offer a new approach, not only to repertoire but also to the nature of the concert form. With a vast...

Recitals and Chamber Music

Zürich Chamber Orchestra

Monday, 18 September 17:00, The Romanian Athenaeum

Founded in 1945 by Edmond de Stoutz, the Zurich Chamber Orchestra is now one of the leading ensembles of its kind. Under the direction of Edmond de Stoutz and later Howard Griffiths and Muhai Tang, the orchestra won international recognition. In the years of the world-acclaimed Principal Conductor Sir Roger...

Kamerata Kronstadt

Monday, 18 September 17:00, The Romanian Athenaeum

At the end of its first season, in June 2014, the music critic Grigore Constantinescu said of Kamerata Kronstadt: “Cristian Oroșanu, in his natural alliance with his musicians, has shown us that this beginning of Kamerata Kronstadt justifies, for him and his collaborators, the saying « the future sounds good!...

Recitals and Chamber Music

Philharmonia Orchestra, London

Orchestra

Thursday, 14 September 16:30, The Romanian Athenaeum

Widely acknowledged for its pioneering approach to the role of an orchestra in the 21st century, the Philharmonia leads the field for the quality of its playing and its innovative work with residencies, music education, audience development and the use of new technology to reach a global audience. Together with...

XXI Century Music

ENSEMBLE MODERN

Friday, 15 September 13:00, Radio Hall

Since its founding in 1980, Ensemble Modern (EM) has been among the leading New Music ensembles. It currently unites 20 soloists from Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, India, Israel, Japan, the USA and Switzerland, illustrating the culturally diverse background of the ensemble. Resident in Frankfurt am Main, the...

Great Orchestras of the World

Filarmonica della Scala

Orchestra

Friday, 15 September 19:30, Grand Palace Hall

Filarmonica della Scala was first set up by Claudio Abbado and the musicians of La Scala Opera House in 1982 with the aim of developing a symphonic repertoire. Carlo Maria Giulini conducted the Orchestra in more than 90 concerts. Riccardo Muti has been the Principal Conductor from 1987 to 2005,...

Concerts in other Romanian Cities

Quatuor Diotima

Monday, 11 September 19:00, Sibiu

Founded in 1996 by laureates of the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris, the Quatuor Diotima has gone on to become one of the world’s most in-demand ensembles. The name reflects the musical double identity of the group: the word Diotima is a reference to German Romantisism – Friedrich...

Recitals and Chamber Music

Schubert Ensemble

Saturday, 23 September 11:00, Auditorium Hall

Since its first concert in January 1983 the Schubert Ensemble has become widely recognised as one of the world's leading exponents of music for piano and strings.  The ensemble has performed in over 40 different countries, has over 80 commissions to its name, has recorded over 30 critically acclaimed CDs...

Concerts in other Romanian Cities

National Philharmonic ”Serghei Lunchevici”

Wednesday, 20 September 18:00, Filarmonica Națională ”Serghei Lunchevici” – Sala Mare

Since it's foundation in 1940, the National Philharmonic ”Serghei Lunchevici” has grown to become the most important concert organization in the Republic of Moldova, developing a wide range of music activities, from classical and jazz to folk and popular music. A number of most celebrated artistic groups and remarkable representatives...

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Wednesday, 20 September 18:00, Filarmonica Națională ”Serghei Lunchevici” – Sala Mare

The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra is one of the very best orchestras in the world. Time and time again, critics have lauded its unique sound. The RCO’s string section has been called ‘velvety’, the sound of the brass ‘golden’, the timbre of the woodwinds ‘distinctly personal’ and the percussion have an...

Great Orchestras of the World

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Friday, 8 September 19:30, Grand Palace Hall

For more than 120 years, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO) has been an essential part of Pittsburgh’s cultural landscape. The PSO, known for its artistic excellence, is credited with a rich history of the world’s finest conductors and musicians, and a strong commitment to the Pittsburgh region and its citizens....

National Orchestra d’Île-de-France

Friday, 8 September 19:30, Grand Palace Hall

The  National Orchestra d’Ile-de-France was created in 1974 at the initiative of Marcel Landowski who will become honorary chairman founder. It is funded by the Regional Council of Ile-de-France and the Ministry of Culture. Its main mission is to spread the art of the symphony throughout the region and especially...